Doug McGregor
Ramesh Kolluru
Samar Chakraborty
U.S. investment in strengthening health systems abroad also makes deadly epidemics less likely to land on our shores.
US investment in strengthening health systems abroad also makes deadly epidemics less

Melinda Gates: The best investment America can make

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Bifuko Baharanyi
Kay Muna
Anthony Pearce
It is World Immunization Week and Pavan is one of many to be vaccinated against measles and rubella in Kolar, India this year. ©Gates Archive/Ryan Lobo
It is World Immunization Week and Pavan is one of many to
Ramesh Kolluru
Rohan Thushanthan
Joseph Micheal
Improving Sanitation will:
- Save hundreds of thousands of lives
- Help girls stay in school
- Boost India's economy
Improving Sanitation will Save hundreds of thousands of lives Help girls stay

India Is Winning Its War on Human Waste

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James Lesley Jones
Phan Chau
Saqib Munir
Business as usual meant poor sanitation would kill more than half a million Indians every year. So they took action. On his most recent visit to India, Bill Gates explored some new tools.
Christine Guerin
Vinod Tiwari
Ahmed K Suleiman
Watch the lengths this mother went to give her daughter the gift of immunization and a healthy start to life.

Share to spread the word that #vaccineswork
Kimberly Emerson LeBlanc
Shaunah Hardy
Catherine Baldi
Take a 360° look at what it takes for Godfrey to deliver NTD medication to 8 villages, across miles of rough terrain in Malawi.
Jennifer Griswold
Patricia Mears
Rohan Thushanthan
NTDs are some of the oldest and most painful diseases in history. Yet, the progress made over the last five years is one of the most heroic efforts ever orchestrated in the service of the world’s most neglected people.
Rezvan Bashaev
Rohan Thushanthan
Rezvan Bashaev
TIME honored our co-chair Melinda Gates for her commitment to empower women and girls, built on her fundamental belief in human dignity.
TIME honored our cochair Melinda Gates for her commitment to empower women

Melinda Gates: The World’s 100 Most Influential People

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Christine Oaks
Bifuko Baharanyi
Liz Corliss-Clark
In January, our partners were part of an international medication donation for the record books. Literally. More than 207 MILLION doses donated in 24 hours!
Sofia Jessen
Bettie Sue Masters
Parthasarathy Venkataraman
You'd feel less bad about not being able to pronounce these NTDs if they no longer existed, right? Let's work to see the end of them.
Cara McCarthy Hutchins
Yumeris Feliz Brito
Evelyn Laureano-Osorio
It’s a commitment really without comparison in global health. 10 pharmaceutical companies donated 1.5 billion NTD treatments in 2016 alone. Since 2012, more than 300 million people are no longer in need of preventive medicines thanks to these NTD drug donation programs.
Bifuko Baharanyi
Michelle Burkholder
Mimi Bowyer
Scientists are using the most advanced hybridization techniques for the benefit of cassava farmers and those who depend on the crop.
Scientists are using the most advanced hybridization techniques for the benefit of

How 'human bees', biotechnologists and Gates Foundation are rescuing the African cassava staple

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Diane Booth
Bifuko Baharanyi
Bifuko Baharanyi
Play a game of virtual hide and seek with Bill Gates to see the big impact that small innovations are making in our world.
Ann Trollinger
Kurt Nielsen
Rezvan Bashaev
To supplement her income as a counselor for patients with HIV, this Kenyan woman learned the a-to-z of growing crops and how to deal with drought.
To supplement her income as a counselor for patients with HIV this

The Big Dreams Of A First-Time Farmer

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Mizanur Rahman
Rezvan Bashaev
Swatson Muta Brian
RNA vaccines can be developed in weeks or months, instead of years. That time saved gives us more time to outsmart future epidemics.
Bifuko Baharanyi
Mansuor Ahmadzadeh
Lisa Hennessy
Check out the first episode of our Higher Education podcast, To A Degree.
Check out the first episode of our Higher Education podcast To A Degree

Episode 1: Innovation, Equity, and Excellence

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Tina Dennard
Greg Clark
Foreign aid investments and access to contraceptives have paid dividends in Indonesia. It's a story both of what's possible and what's at stake.
Foreign aid investments and access to contraceptives have paid dividends in Indonesia

Foreign aid cuts hurt millions of women

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Judy Ford Wood
Juan Perez
Rezvan Bashaev
Well-funded research can create jobs, strengthen economies, improve health, and alleviate poverty.
Seven Vinton-Loois
Satish Kumar Thakur
Richard Edward Peters Jr.
Our co-chair Bill Gates sat down with People's Daily, China to talk about our work in China and the country's role in global health and development.
Dan Ruggero
Aise Bamiano
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