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Mark Suzman 20h
Thank you for sharing your thoughts today on the value of innovation through collaboration & learning more about India's efforts in R&D and health.
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Gates Foundation 20h
Our Grand Challenges program is all about highlighting innovation and collaboration. Today PM shared India’s capabilities in science and promise when it comes to health R&D.
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Gates Foundation Oct 16
New research from shows investing in smallholder agriculture can: ✔️End hunger ✔️Lift millions out of poverty ✔️Ensure vulnerable communities can adapt to climate change ✔️Build a better post-pandemic world
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CARE (care.org) Oct 15
. CEO met with and a panel of extraordinary women from around the world to discuss COVID-19 & the future of gender equality. Watch the full video.
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Gates Foundation Oct 15
COVID-19 is exposing and magnifying the inequities that have long-existed in society. The road to recovery will be very slow unless we invest in people's health, education, economic opportunity, and their voice.
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World Bank Health Oct 15
How are women impacted by and what's their role in building a ? We spoke to of about why women must be at the center of governments' responses. 👀 Continue watching: ➡️
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Gates Foundation Oct 15
It's a FACT: This crisis is magnifying inequality. Women are nearly twice as likely to lose their jobs as men – and low-income women are the most at risk. Watch discuss the importance of putting women at the center of the pandemic response.
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Gates Foundation Oct 14
Women are at the heart of the global response, yet they often bear the greatest burden in times of crises. Tomorrow, discusses why women need to be at the very center of the world's response.
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Gates Foundation Oct 14
Did you know 115 countries are still allowed to refuse a loan on the basis of gender? shows how many legal & regulatory barriers women face in this year’s report.
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Gates Foundation Oct 14
How many countries restrict a women’s ability to get a job in the same way as a man? See how well you know the status of gender equality across the world:
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Gates Foundation Oct 14
If we all want to emerge from this crisis stronger, more prepared, & more equal, then governments must put women & girls at the center of their response. Tune in to watch & discuss how to pave the way for an inclusive recovery.
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Bill Gates Oct 13
.’s work in the community is as inspiring as his amazing record on the basketball court. I really appreciated the thoughtful conversation.
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Gates Foundation Oct 13
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The time for gender equality is now.
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Gates Foundation Oct 13
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We have an opportunity to build back more prepared, more resilient, and more equal by empowering women in the economy. If we do, we can unlock $13 trillion in GDP gains by 2030.
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Gates Foundation Oct 13
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Women’s jobs are 1.8x more vulnerable during this crisis than men’s jobs.
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Gates Foundation Oct 13
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Areas like unpaid care work and labor force participation had little improvement pre-COVID-19.
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Gates Foundation Oct 13
What impact is COVID-19 having on gender equality? A thread. ⬇️
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Gates Foundation Oct 13
Rapid and effective diagnostic testing is a critical part of fighting COVID-19 and helping college campuses operate safely. We are supporting efforts to expand COVID-19 testing capacity at HBCUs with a 3-year $15 million grant.
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Gates Foundation Oct 12
Around the world, women have spent decades fighting for equality. COVID-19 threatens much of that progress. Here’s what the world needs to do to ensure women don’t get left behind in the recovery:
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Gates Foundation Oct 12
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The number of female CEOs in the Fortune 500 companies hit an all-time record in 2020. Yet, there is still a long way to go to achieve equal representation.
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