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Toilet tech fair in Delhi shows how to tackle global sanitation woes

Mar 23, 2014

Toilet tech fair in Delhi shows how to tackle global sanitation woes

Scientists who accepted the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's challenge to reinvent the toilet showcased their inventions in the Indian capital Saturday. The primary goal: to sanitise waste, use minimal water or electricity, and produce a usable product at low cost. #ThisisNext #Technology #Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation #Sanitation #Toilets #Toilet challenge
There will be almost no poor countries by 2035: Bill Gates

Jan 22, 2014

There will be almost no poor countries by 2035: Bill Gates

Bill and Melinda Gates are optimistic about the future for the world's poor and say three myths are hampering progressive efforts to fight disease and poverty. #Poverty #TheySaidIt #Bill Gates #Aid #Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation #poor countries #Melinda Gates
Terrorism a disease that Pakistan will eliminate: Nawaz Sharif

Dec 19, 2013

Terrorism a disease that Pakistan will eliminate: Nawaz Sharif

The Pakistan government will eliminate terrorism, a "disease" that has inflicted society, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said today. #Pakistan #Taliban #Nawaz Sharif #Melinda Gates Foundation #Ahmet Davutoglo #Chris Elias
Microsoft's top three investors push for Gates to step down as chairman

Oct 03, 2013

Microsoft's top three investors push for Gates to step down as chairman

Three of the top 20 investors in Microsoft Corp are lobbying the board to press for Bill Gates to step down as chairman of the software company he co-founded 38 years ago, according to people familiar with matter. #United States #China #Apple Inc. #US #Technology #Google Inc. #Microsoft #Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation #Xbox #Bill Gates #Surface #ValueAct Capital Management
Bill Gates' 'environment-friendly' toilets could come to India next

Aug 23, 2013

Bill Gates' 'environment-friendly' toilets could come to India next

A USD 5-million project to develop environment friendly toilets in China, which is being funded by Bill Gates, is expected to be replicated in India. #China #USA #Bill Gates #Sanitation #Toilets #Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation #waste disposal

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Bill Gates' 'environment-friendly' toilets could come to India next

Jul 16, 2014

Warren Buffett Gives Single Largest Charitable Contribution To Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation

AP/HuffPost OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett has given several charities Berkshire Hathaway stock worth more than $2.8 billion as part of his plan to give away his fortune gradually through annual gifts. Berkshire's chairman and CEO announced the gi... #Securities and Exchange Commission #Melinda Gates #Warren Buffett #Berkshire Hathaway #Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation #Bloomberg
Bill Gates' 'environment-friendly' toilets could come to India next

Jun 30, 2014

Tough bosses no problem for Gates Foundation’s new CEO

Susan Desmond-Hellmann, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s new CEO, is the first physician and research scientist to hold the top job at the world’s richest philanthropy... #Securities and Exchange Commission #Melinda Gates #Warren Buffett #Berkshire Hathaway #Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation #Bloomberg
Bill Gates' 'environment-friendly' toilets could come to India next

Jul 15, 2014

Buffett donates $2.4 billion

Warren Buffett, the second-richest person in the US, made his largest single charitable contribution with a gift of $2.1 billion (NZ$2.4 billion) to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as he seeks to encourage giving by the wealthy.The..... #Warren Buffett #Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation