June 02, 2015 / David Wertheimer
Imagine a future in which a patient walks into a health clinic, and after a brief conversation with a doctor, the physician reaches for her prescription pad and writes, “1 unit, permanent housing with flexible supportive services.” She hands the scrip
to her patient, who is able to have it filled as easily as an antibiotic.
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May 27, 2014 / Steffen Wüller
Einigkeit auf dem Podium: Gezielte Investitionen in Gesundheit sind ein Schlüssel zum Erfolg der Entwicklungshilfe
October 18, 2013 /
In an exclusive interview with The Sun, Bill Gates passionately defends Britain’s aid budget — currently more than £8billion a year — and suggests it represents a far smaller proportion of national spend than people think.
May 02, 2013 / Melinda Gates
Melinda Gates reviews "However Long the Night," by Aimee Molloy, which tells Molly Melching's story and the story of the Senegalese communities where she works.
January 10, 2013 / Gates Foundation
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"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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