New York City Mayor and media billionaire has announced that he is giving $125 million of his own money to establish a foundation that will create and support programs aimed at helping the world become tobacco free. It will work to change the image of tobacco, support efforts to educate communities about its harms, create a global clearinghouse for anti-tobacco ads and bring together a legal consortium to assist in drafting and passing legislation.

Story from the New York Times: Bloomberg Gives Millions to Anti-Smoking Efforts