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Kate James

Title Chief Communications Officer
Organization Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Kate James, chief communications officer, serves as the senior communications advisor for the foundation, overseeing internal and external communications for the foundation. She partners with the advocacy and policy teams across programs to complement and advance the foundation’s strategies and efforts.

Posts By Kate James

Social Media for Social Good Momentum Continues in China

The commitment of Chinese social media companies to using social media for social good continues to be unprecedented, and we look forward to following these campaigns’ progress in the months and years ahead.

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Why the Social Good Summit Is Important for Global Change

The Summit is all about opening up the doors of traditional decision processes to a global audience. Bringing together new media voices and social entrepreneurs with the most influential advocates on international policy and development. Providing a powerful and unique opportunity to openly discuss solutions to our biggest challenges.

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Leaning In to Help Build the Next Generation of Women Leaders

When Sheryl Sandberg talks about 'Lean In' she refers to it as the start of a movement rather than a book - a movement that requires women everywhere to mobilize if we're to create a level playing field for both sexes.

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The Power of Social Media – New Case Studies and Best Practices From China

Earlier this month I had the opportunity to travel to Beijing for the launch of a “Social Media for Social Good in China: Cases and Best Practices”, a new book capturing the huge commitment of Chinese social media companies to using social media for good.

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Celebrating Women Leaders with Vital Voices and the Women in the World Summit

Two important weather vanes of our progress towards gender equity, the Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards and the Women in the World Summit are held this week – both designed to draw attention to issues of gender equity and celebrate the activists and pioneers who are leading the fight for the rights of women and girls.

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