Actor Leonardo DiCaprio and musician Will.i am are recipients of the 2016 Crystal Awards and will be honored for their humanitarian works at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland to be held January 20th till the 23rd.
It’s the time of year when the powerful, rich and famous people worldwide head to the Swiss mountain village to discuss big issues of the day and attempt change the world.
The refugee crisis, climate change and rising interest rates were among the top topics of discussion. DiCaprio was honored for his work on climate change, but then attacked the “corporate greed” of coal, oil and gas companies.
With sustainable development goals being presently discussed at the United Nations, the actor has many advocates in his corner from countries all over the world.