February 14, 2014 / Nelson Khov
Reflecting on the Seattle Seahawks' Super Bowl victory and on the meaning of “opportunity.”
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January 24, 2014 / Zena Herman
Community health workers play a vital role in mitigating the impact of non-communicable diseases, in both developed and developing countries.
January 23, 2014 / David Wertheimer
In the early hours of the morning, I will join with hundreds of other volunteers here in King County to count the number of people who are homeless in our communities.
October 25, 2013 / Sean Kelly
The latest episode of our podcast explores the theme of innovation and the many ways it shapes the foundation's work.
September 27, 2013 / Jennifer Ehidiamen
Older persons, in their actions, are saying: TOGETHER WE CAN HAVE A HIV-FREE GENERATION!
"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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