Bill Gates

  • TThe lives of the world’s poorest people have improved more rapidly in the last 15 years than ever before, yet I am optimistic that we will do even better in the next 15 years. After all, human knowledge is increasing. We can see this concretely in the development and declining costs of new ...

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  • TFifty years ago, almost 20 million children under the age of 5 died every year. In 2010, the figure was down to 7.6 million . This 60 percent decline in childhood deaths reflecting advances in agriculture, education, health and sanitation is compelling evidence of the increasing justice in our ...

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  • TIn 1993 Melinda and I took our first trip to Africa. I was working with Microsoft at the time and I was convinced that the power of technology could change the world. But during our visit, I saw that many of the worlds life-saving, life-enhancing discoveries were not available in Africa. That was ...

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