Bill Gates, Donors Pledge $4.3 Billion For Vaccines

Sections:  world   living   
Topics:  bill gates   britain   children   diarrheal diseases   disease   donation   kids   pneumonia   poor countries   uk   vaccine   
  • 2-year-old girl gets windpipe made from stem cells2-year-old girl gets windpipe made from stem cells
    A 2-year-old girl born without a windpipe now has a new one grown from her own stem cells, the youngest patient in the world to benefit from the experimental treatment.... More
  • Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demandBaby food shortage in Europe due to China demand
    Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
  • Britain avoids recession with faster than expected growth
    Britain skirted a "triple dip" recession by growing faster than expected in the first three months of the year, providing some cover for a government under fire over its austerity drive. More
  • Study: New bird flu jumped directly from chickensStudy: New bird flu jumped directly from chickens
    Chinese scientists have for the first time found strong evidence of how humans got infected with a new strain of bird flu: from chickens at a live market. In a small study of four patients who caught the new H7N9 virus, Chinese scientists compared swabs from birds at live markets in eastern China to virus samples from patients. More
  • 8 tech titans who won't leave their fortune to their kids - Times of India
    Bill Gates Bill Gates has been open about his decision not to leave his $78 billion ... single biggest private donors ... signed Gates Giving ...
    07/14/2014 - 3:49 pm | View Link
  • Unauthorised biography of David Cunliffe: The man who would be PM - New Zealand Herald
    ... wiped $2.2 billion off ... he had added to the bill at a ... were rattling the gates. ... he was quick to pledge loyalty ... try to keep ...
    07/11/2014 - 2:09 pm | View Link
  • Estate planning for the young, rich and childless - Asiaone
    ... of a $1.1 billion donation of ... that people such as Zuckerberg and Bill Gates have set ... Donors can designate the ... of the Giving ...
    07/9/2014 - 10:41 am | View Link
  • More
  • Gates Announces Record-Breaking Pledge to Spend $10-Billion on Immunizations
    Speaking at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland, the couple said they hope the commitment would spur support by governments, corporations, and other donors ... Mr. Gates sounded a similar theme a few days before the $10-billion pledge was ...
    07/21/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Pledge $10-Billion for Vaccine Efforts
    Calling for a new “decade of vaccines,” Bill and Melinda Gates today announced that their foundation will spend $10-billion over the next 10 years for the development and delivery of vaccines to impoverished people—the largest pledge ever by a grant ...
    07/20/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Bill Gates: $4 billion vaccine pledge historic
    LONDON – Donors promised to give a global vaccines ... and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation declared it would donate more than $1 billion to the cause. Recommended: Top 10 colleges for becoming a billionaire GAVI is an alliance of organizations ...
    06/14/2011 - 12:55 am | View Link
  • Bill Gates pledge $2.3 billion for vaccines
    LONDON - Britain and billionaire Bill Gates ... pledge on Sunday by Australia’s Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd, who said his country would donate $210 million to the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) over three years until 2013. More ...
    06/13/2011 - 1:40 am | View Link
  • Bill Gates pledges $1 billion to GAVI for childhood vaccines (VIDEO)
    Bill Gates’ pledge of $1 billion was greeted with massive applause from an audience ... The audience applauded once more. More international donors are expected to donate funds to help GAVI save the lives of millions of children around the world.
    06/12/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • The Giving Pledge
    The Giving Pledge was set up in 2010 to encourage the wealthiest people around the world to give most of their fortunes away to philanthropic causes, during their ...
    07/31/2014 - 5:15 am | View Website
  • The Giving Pledge :: Pledger Profiles
    The Giving Pledge is a commitment by the world's wealthiest individuals and families to dedicate the majority of their wealth to philanthropy.
    07/31/2014 - 2:31 am | View Website
  • June 26, 2006 Mr. and Mrs. William H. Gates III I greatly ...
    Mr. and Mrs. William H. Gates III June 26, 2006 Page 2 BMG can rely on this pledge to immediately and permanently expand its activities. My doctor tells me that I am ...
    07/30/2014 - 3:18 pm | View Website
  • The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
    Besides tackling some of the world's worst problems, by insisting on efficiency and good business practices, the Gates have helped focus a laser beam on all nonprofit ...
    07/30/2014 - 2:35 pm | View Website
  • Bill Gates Donates 10 Billion Dollars for Vaccines
    Bill Gates declaration of his wish to make this the “Decade of Vaccines” reveals just how misinformed he is about health.
    07/30/2014 - 2:28 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News