The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) has announced a € 15 million grant to assist victims of devastating wildfires in Greece, as well as to ensure long-term preparedness to fight wildfires.
In a statement released on Thursday, SNF said the funds will be released after consultation with the Greek authorities. More information on the developments will be available soon, the message says.
“It is important that we all act quickly to help the affected areas of Greece begin the road to recovery. Each of us must do our part to be prepared to prevent similar disasters in the future, ”the fund said.
SNF has committed more than € 44 million to firefighting out of a total of € 1.7 billion in grants since 1996.