The United Nations Foundation is dedicated to reducing childhood mortality from disease, advocating for the rights of women and girls, improving disaster relief, creating a clean energy future, and ensuring a strong, well-funded UN.
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"There are two reasons to do something like this," the letter says, referring to the $4 billion a year the foundation spends in developing countries trying to end child mortality, distribute vaccinations and improve access to education, plus another $500 million it shells out in the United States.
BCG’s Partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Since 2003, BCG has partnered with the foundation, supporting its global focus on enhancing health care and reducing extreme poverty in developing countries, as well as its work to strengthen education in the US.
Early life and education
Health Systems Global organizes a symposium every two years to bring together its members with the full range of players involved in health systems and policy research. There is currently no other international gathering that serves the needs of this community.
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Bill and Melinda Gates say they remain militantly optimistic about the state of progress in the world.CreditCreditKyle Johnson for The New York Times
The Goalkeepers Report. This annual progress check, which will be published each year until 2030, will be key in accelerating progress in the fight against poverty. The report will help diagnose urgent problems, identify promising solutions, measure and interpret key results and spread best practice in key development areas.
In 2009, the Gates Foundation also started giving hundreds of millions toward creating and marketing what became the Common Core, standards that outline what K-12 students should know at the end of each grade.
Immediate & Transparent Publishing
The Gates Foundation is dedicated to the belief that all lives have equal value and everyone deserves the opportunity to lead a healthy and productive life. To solve the challenges of the 21st century, we must accelerate open access to high-quality research on health, education, and economic development. Gates Open Research is designed to ensure that the research we fund can be of immediate benefit to society.