According to Microsoft founder Bill Gates, the migration to Europe will increase. “The pressure is enormous – just because of the extremely high population growth in Africa,” said Gates of the “World on Sunday”.[Comment at Unz.com]
The 61-year-old US-American has supported the “Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation”, named after him and his wife, for several years in his view of effective measures against extreme poverty and diseases in Africa and other countries. Gates stressed that Germany had recently achieved its promise to spend 0.7 percent of its gross national income on development aid – which is “phenomenal”. “I hope that other European countries will follow the example of Germany,” he said.
The IT visionary also spoke of a dilemma in the German attitude towards refugees. “The more generous you are, the more it speaks – which in turn motivates more people to leave Africa,” said Gates of the “World on Sunday”, “Germany can not do this A huge mass of people who would then be on the way. ” This, unfortunately, “Gates continued,” means that you must make it harder for people from Africa to use the transatlantic [trans-Mediterranean route?] to Europe. ”