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
Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda receive the prestigious Légion d'Honneur medal in Paris for their charity efforts They posed in front of the Élysée Palace with their medals - which recognise their philanthropic activities with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation ... each year and urged new donors to join the fight. Some 1.5 billion people, mainly in Asia, Africa ... 04/22/2017 - 2:48 am | View Link
Bill and Melinda Gates Pledge $10 Billion in Call for Decade of Vaccines | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation DAVOS, Switzerland -- Bill and Melinda Gates announced today that their foundation will commit $10 billion over the next 10 years ... to children who need them most.” At the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center, you’ll find stories of work ... 04/21/2017 - 7:44 pm | View Link
WHO and Bill Gates seek more help from big pharma companies to fight neglected tropical diseases Gates also lauded the UK government's pledge to double its support for the cause. Later, WHO said that GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis and Sanofi are among the major donors of medicines ... we need to treat - from 1.5 billion to one billion people. 04/20/2017 - 4:21 am | View Link
Bill Gates interview: pandemics, migration and the Tory aid pledge For years, the UK government has been one of the world’s largest donors in overseas aid ... It’s a formula that persuaded Warren Buffett to pledge $30 billion, which Mr Gates hailed as the most ‘anyone ever gave anybody for anything’. 04/20/2017 - 2:16 am | View Link
Bill Gates: $4 billion vaccine pledge historic LONDON – Donors promised to give a global vaccines body more than $4 billion to help it protect millions of children ... diarrhea and pneumonia as children in rich countries," said Bill Gates, co-chair of the Gates Foundation, in a statement. 06/14/2011 - 12:55 am | View Link
The Giving Pledge The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthy people of the world to contribute a majority of their wealth to philanthropic causes. As of 2016, 139 people ... 04/24/2017 - 10:35 am | View Website
Funding | GAFSP Australia Public and Private Sectors . Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Public Sector. Canada . Public and Private Sectors 04/22/2017 - 3:38 pm | View Website
Annual Letter 2012 The private market does a great job of innovating in many areas, particularly for people who have money. The focus of Melinda’s and my foundation is to encourage ... 04/21/2017 - 1:23 pm | View Website
Gates of Vienna After being taken down twice by Blogger within a single week, we got the message: It’s Time To Go. Gates of Vienna has moved to a new address: 04/21/2017 - 11:00 am | View Website
Vaccine Delivery The Global Vaccine Action Plan (GVAP), endorsed by the 194 member states of the World Health Assembly (WHA) in 2012, provides a framework for achieving the vision of ... 04/21/2017 - 11:00 am | View Website
From the cropless farmer to the beleaguered first responder to the person forced to evacuate their flooded home, we all have our reasons for caring about climate change. As an Indonesian-born Muslim living in California, it is my faith that compels me to protect our earth.
In President Donald Trump's book "The Art of the Deal," he writes about how important it is to know one's market, to study hard. He wrote that he likes to gather as many disparate opinions and views about a potential real estate deal as he can before making any final decisions about how it will affect a given area or neighborhood.
More than 130 years ago, my great-great-grandparents left then-czarist Russia for the United States with nothing but the clothes on their backs. Escaping political oppression, they emigrated to Chicago with no knowledge of the English language, and at a time when immigrating "legally" meant little more than writing, by hand, the family's name in a notebook at Ellis Island.