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Analytics and accountability from Gates Foundation helps win the fight against polio

To stamp out polio across the world, health workers have had to travel to remote villages, sometimes risking their lives in politically unstable areas. Some have ridden for hours on motorbikes in 100-degree heat, while others carried the vaccines in canoes across rivers. Those working to eradicate polio not only have to contend with poor

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Gates Foundation eradicating sleeping sickness

Sleeping sickness, also called “human African trypanosomiasis”, is a widespread tropical disease that can be fatal if not treated. It is spread by the bite of an infected tsetse fly (Glossina Genus), a species native to the African continent. Sixty million people who live mainly in rural parts of East, West and Central Africa are

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A Vision for a Better World Free from Hunger

We live in a world where billions of people don’t know whether they’ll get a meal every day, even though we have the resources and technology to provide for each and every person. From a young age, I remember hearing the stories of suffering in disbelief, and these stories encouraged me to take a deep

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