April 29, 2016 / Brycie Jones
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April 25, 2016 / Kelly DeForrest, Patrick Methvin
Leading institutions have found that they can improve the odds of their students, especially new majority students, earning a certificate or degree by providing them with clear pathways.
April 22, 2016 / Mariam Claeson
In 2012 the Bihar government, together with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation launched a Mobile Nurse Mentoring Program called AMANAT (meaning “something given in trust”) in public health facilities of Bihar. The project is showing promising results.
April 19, 2016 / Teresa Rivero
As LDC goes viral, the tools are transforming how students learn and how teachers approach their practice. Here’s what five teachers told the Southern Regional Education Board about what their teaching was like before and after they started using LDC tools
in their classrooms.
April 19, 2016 / Yvonne Belanger, Rahim Rajan
There are no silver bullets when it comes to building a path to success for the new majority of higher education students, but using technology to make teaching and learning smarter is one way that is showing results.
"Our desire to bring every good thing to our children is a force for good throughout the world. It’s what propels societies forward." —Melinda Gates
The Global Fund has helped to deliver more than 190 million bed nets to protect families from malaria.
"The world faces a clear choice. If we invest relatively small amounts, many more poor farmers will be able to feed their families." —Bill Gates, 2012 Annual Letter
"When it come to global health, Bill and I are optimists—but we're impatient optimists. Tremendous progress is being made. But there is still so much we're impatient to see done." —Melinda French Gates
In Senegal, 80% of households now have a bed net, helping the number of malaria cases there drop 50% in a single year.
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