Baby 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
Study: 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
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Funds Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance - Individual.com The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation reported a five-year, US$1.55 billion commitment to ... Thanks to our donors, Gavi ... The foundation's ... 01/29/2015 - 1:36 pm | View Link
Africa: World Leaders Make Record-Breaking Commitment to Protect ... - AllAfrica.com Tanzania: Immunization Saves Millions of Kids - AllAfrica.com 01/28/2015 - 7:43 am | View Link
Donors pledge record $7.5B for global vaccines program - Minneapolis Star Tribune GSK extends its price-freeze commitment to ten years for countries ... - MDLinx 01/27/2015 - 2:11 pm | View Link
Gates UK take lead in $7.5 billion pledge for childrens vaccines - Big News Network Reuters Tuesday 27th January, 2015 BERLIN (Reuters) - International donors led by Bill Gates and Britain pledged $7.5 billion on Tuesday for vaccines ... 01/27/2015 - 1:35 pm | View Link
Gates, UK take lead in $7.5 billion pledge for children's vaccines - Reuters UK Gates, UK take lead in $7.5 billion pledge for children's vaccines - Yahoo! News 01/27/2015 - 10:43 am | View Link
Bill Gates, Other Donors Pledge Record Amount To Vaccinate Poor Children BERLIN (AP) -- Governments and private donors, among them the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, have pledged a record $7.5 billion to replenish a global vaccination program for the poor. The Gates Foundation gave $1.55 billion to the public-private Gavi ... 01/28/2015 - 4:21 am | View Link
Bill Gates, UK Take Lead in $7.5 Billion Pledge for Children's Vaccines International donors ... billion on Tuesday to immunise 300 million children in poor countries against deadly diseases such as diarrhoea and pneumonia. At a Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) conference in Berlin, Microsoft founder Bill ... 01/27/2015 - 10:04 pm | View Link
Microsoft Corporation’s Bill Gates, UK take lead in $7.5 bn pledge for children’s vaccines International donors pledged $7.5 billion on Tuesday ... Microsoft Corporation’s founder Bill Gates and the British government topped the donations list at $1.55 billion and $1.5 billion respectively. German development minister Gerd Mueller said the ... 01/27/2015 - 12:33 pm | View Link
Bill Gates dismisses criticism of high prices for vaccines Bill Gates has dismissed criticism by health campaigners of the ... the fact that they don’t actually know anything about the costs.” Gavi says that half a billion children have been immunised through its suport in the 15 years since it was founded ... 01/27/2015 - 3:31 am | View Link
Bill and Melinda Gates Pledge $10 billion DAVOS, Switzerland — The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will donate $10 billion over the next decade to research ... called the Gates contribution unprecedented and urged governments and private donors to add to the initiative. "An additional two ... 08/5/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Gates-Buffett Giving Pledge Bill Gates discusses the effort he is leading, along with his wife, Melinda, and their good friend Warren Buffett to persuade America's richest people to sign a ... 01/30/2015 - 5:10 am | View Website
Bill and Melinda Gates Pledge $10 Billion in Call for ... Back Print Bill and Melinda Gates Pledge $10 Billion in Call for Decade of Vaccines | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Increased vaccination could save more than 8 ... 01/30/2015 - 4:06 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. 01/30/2015 - 3:01 am | View Website
Press Releases and Statements Hundreds of Millions More Children to Receive Protection against Deadly Diseases, a Chance at a Healthy Future. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation joins global community ... 01/29/2015 - 11:27 pm | View Website
Bill Gates Bill Gates on Forbes ... State With World's Richest Man Has Most Regressive Taxes (But Don't Blame Bill Gates) 01/29/2015 - 5:57 pm | View Website
Cram 38 million people in the same city, it's going to be a lawless mess, right?
According to newly published stats, the gigantic swirl of humanity that is the Japanese megacity of Tokyo is now the safest major urban destination on the planet.
The Swiss National Bank’s foreign currency holdings rose 8% to top $539 billion as 2014 drew to a close, raising questions about how it will manage its reserves after scrapping its cap on the value of the Swiss franc.