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30th January, 2023
Rebels with a cause: knocking out deadly diseases, one by one
New strides in the fight against neglected tropical diseases (NTDs)—and for the healthy futures of patients—are keeping us optimistic.
30th November, 2022
What gives? Sharing our caring this season
Giving sparks joy—but don’t take our word for it. Foundation experts share their favorite causes to inspire us all.
27th October, 2022
Grand Challenges, grand solutions: celebrating innovation
Featuring Grand Challenges, a global call-to-action that sources new ideas from unexpected places
4th October, 2022
Data for the win: rethinking postsecondary success
Exploring what’s possible for students when data and higher education collide
10th September, 2022
The world today: Ukraine, food systems, and (more) global emergencies
Exploring the ripples and taking action on global emergencies through the Gates Foundation’s lens.
28th June, 2022
Polio’s end game: fueling new tools for eradication
An insider’s look at how the world’s reaching new heights with new tools to eradicate polio.
28th May, 2022
Impact Report feature: SEWA Bharat and amazing women in India
A preview of our 2021 Impact Report: get to know a few amazing women changing their communities in India.
26th April, 2022
Silver linings: preparing for the next pandemic
Preventing the next pandemic because, really, no one wants to live through this again.
31st March, 2022
World Mosquito Program: innovating disease control
Learn how the World Mosquito Program is taking the sting out of disease control
2nd March, 2022
Taking action: supporting women in Afghanistan
How women’s funds around the world joined together to support women in Afghanistan—and how you can, too
25th January, 2022
What is genomic surveillance and sequencing?
Behind-the-scenes of how scientists and researchers study pathogens to inform and solve public health challenges
30th November, 2021
To give is to receive: together, let’s go big!
Inspirations to Spark Your Season of Giving
3rd November, 2021
Our website redesign launch
Birthdays are a big deal—on our fifth, GPP proves that together is better
29th September, 2021
Vaccines & variants, revisited
A conversation with Dr. Scott Dowell on the pandemic, vaccines, variants, and optimism.
31st August, 2021
And, we’re back: A new school year, the same pandemic
Henry Hipps talks about the effects of the pandemic on learning and ways funders can help.
29th April, 2021
No, the pandemic is not over.
And, yes — 2021 is looking a lot like 2020 for most of the world.
29th March, 2021
We Are The World
Let us take you back to 1985, to the days when we listened to the radio (and not to Spotify or podcasts).
23rd February, 2021
Why is gender so important to pandemic response?
Equity can’t wait, even for a pandemic.
28th January, 2021
Vaccines & variants
A Q&A with Dr. Scott Dowell of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
27th July, 2020
Back to school meets the digital divide
We are all in the peak of summer across the US, but all eyes are on the next six weeks when kids will head back to school.