Angelina Jolie continues to make a difference with her UN work and by maintaining ties to her adopted children’s home countries. She shares with her followers the impact her foundation has had on deforestation in Maddox’s native Cambodia with a recurring image of her eldest son as a young child.
That Eternal Star shared a carousel on Instagram with an important message: “In 2003, not long after meeting my son Maddox, I set up a foundation in the Samlout district of Cambodia,” the slide reads. “It’s entirely locally run, and we’re been involved in forest protection and biodiversity conservation for almost twenty years.” If you click over to the next slide, it’s when you get the rare and amazing, honest of Jolie is a young mother with a little Maddox in her arms. (See picture HERE.) She is wearing a black tank top and sunglasses while she and her eldest son look into the distance. He is adorably dressed in a white t-shirt and khaki shorts as he fits snugly into his mother’s arms.
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Jolie and her six children have always maintained close ties with Cambodia, saying “it feels like a second home for me” during her 2017 press conference, about the documentary she directed and Maddox produced, First, they killed my father. “The children have close ties to the children here, many of them are their best friends. Maddox is happy to be back in her country, ”she said on the junket, via People.
And it looks like her work will continue as she urges her social media fans to pay attention to world leaders at COP26, who recently “committed to ending and reversing deforestation by 2030” because “Cambodia is experiencing one of The fastest forest losses in the world. ” Jolie committed to the country when she adopted Maddox almost two decades ago, and she is not going back on her promise.
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