Tag : Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Monday, 20th May 2019The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is well known for its philanthropic contributions to higher education, but the foundation is now shifting its attention to determine if a college
Australia is notably absent from a list of the world’s top 10 ultra-wealthy philanthropists, despite 2014 being declared as a year of the “mega gifts”, with the…
Thursday, 30th July 2015
Microsoft founder and co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, will speak at University of New South Wales today as part in a special ABC TV Q&A program moderated by Tony…
Tuesday, 28th May 2013
Just in time for Mother’s Day, it’s been revealed that Australia is the best country in the Southern Hemisphere and tenth in the world, to be a mother, in research by international…
Thursday, 9th May 2013
Friday will mark a significant milestone in the global fight against polio – it will be a year since the last case of wild poliovirus was detected in India.
What makes the feat…
Wednesday, 11th January 2012
More than 150 of the world’s leading ‘thinkers and doers’ will gather in New York this month for an event to mark 10 years of the Millennium Development Goals.
Monday, 6th September 2010
Forty of the wealthiest families and individuals in the United States have committed to returning the majority of their wealth to charitable causes by taking the 'Giving Pledge'…
Thursday, 5th August 2010
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