Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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Billions pledged to tackle gender inequality at UN forum
Generation Equality Forum in Paris announces plans to radically speed up progress on women’s rights

Liz Ford

30, Jun, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Gates’s divorce reflects UK trend to settle out of court, say lawyers
Reported ‘separation contract’ of Bill and Melinda shows agreement can be reached without litigation

Amelia Hill

07, May, 2021 @11:49 AM

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Melinda Gates could become world’s second-richest woman
Lack of prenuptial agreement with Bill Gates could herald $73bn divorce settlement as fears focus on future of couple’s charity

Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent

04, May, 2021 @6:26 PM

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Rich countries leaving rest of the world behind on Covid vaccines, warns Gates Foundation
Deals struck by wealthy nations to secure treatments could leave the world’s poorest people unvaccinated without urgent action

Karen McVeigh

10, Dec, 2020 @1:29 PM

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'Covid has magnified every existing inequality' – Melinda Gates
Pandemic could result in a ‘lost decade’ for developing countries says co-chair of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in stark report

Liz Ford

15, Sep, 2020 @5:00 AM

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EU offers 'heartfelt apology' to Italy over coronavirus response
Ursula von der Leyen voices regret as expert warns herd immunity still a way off in Europe

Jon Henley

16, Apr, 2020 @4:57 PM

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The Gates Foundation shouldn’t legitimise Narendra Modi | Gloria Steinem and Akeel Bilgrami
The prime minister of India’s appalling record should be deplored, not celebrated with an award, say Gloria Steinem and Akeel Bilgrami

Gloria Steinem and Akeel Bilgrami

24, Sep, 2019 @5:22 PM

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Dismay at Gates Foundation prize for Narendra Modi | Letters
Letters: 37 development academics and practitioners condemn the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation over its intention to give the Goalkeepers Global Goals award to the Indian prime minister


23, Sep, 2019 @5:14 PM

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People v mosquitos: what to do about our biggest killer
The long read: These tiny pests adapt so successfully to changing conditions that they have become humankind’s deadliest predator. We might soon be able to eradicate them – but should we?

Timothy Winegard

20, Sep, 2019 @5:01 AM

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US-China trade war imperils efforts to beat poverty, warns Bill Gates
Microsoft billionaire says economic strife undermines ‘world’s ability to work together’

Tracy McVeigh

19, Sep, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Melinda Gates pushes G7 to close digital gender gap in Africa
World leaders to back call to help rural poor and women access mobile banking

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

17, Jul, 2019 @9:00 PM

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Melinda Gates: ‘I look for potential and then try to figure out how to scale it up’
The philanthropist and wife of Bill Gates on what she tells her kids, getting women into tech and the perils of wealth

Kate Kellaway

05, May, 2019 @12:00 PM

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