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UP signs accord with Gates Foundation

Dec 13 2012, 12:05pm CST | by

Lucknow, Dec 13 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Thursday signed a memorandum of co-operation for 2012-2017, during which the Foundation would assist in various health, nutrition, agricultural and other development programmes

Lucknow, Dec 13 — The Uttar Pradesh government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Thursday signed a memorandum of co-operation for 2012-2017, during which the Foundation would assist in...

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UP signs accord with Gates Foundation

Dec 13 2012, 12:05pm CST | by

Lucknow, Dec 13 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Thursday signed a memorandum of co-operation for 2012-2017, during which the Foundation would assist in various health, nutrition, agricultural and other development programmes

Lucknow, Dec 13 — The Uttar Pradesh government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Thursday signed a memorandum of co-operation for 2012-2017, during which the Foundation would assist in various health, nutrition, agricultural and other development programmes

Chief Secretary Javed Usmani directed state government officials, including the principal secretary, health, to submit the progress report every month to him and also urged the Foundation to expedite the formation of the technical support unit, officials said.

Usmani further said that with the technical and managerial assistance of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, issues like child malnutrition, mothers' health and child mortality, will be worked upon.

In the field of agriculture, more research will help in enhancing crop produce, he added.

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Rants & Raves

Sep 30 2014 6:09pm CDT | Source: Augusta Chronicle

Comments from readers: THE EBOLA OUTBREAK is nothing short of a disaster. It’s now out of control in West Africa. The good news is that Bill and Melinda Gates and the Gates Foundation have stepped up and announced a $50 million commitment to help stem the outbreak and speed development of treatments and diagnostics. Where would we be without the likes of ...
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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg gets Portland-area publisher's comic book treatment

Sep 23 2014 8:37am CDT | Source: Business Journal of Portland

The Vancouver, Washington-based comic book publisher that tackles a wide variety of biographical subjects is releasing an examination of Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg. Bluewater Productions will issue "Female Force: Sheryl Sandberg" in print and digital forms this week. It's the latest in a sweeping series from Bluewater, which, in the "Female Force" series alone, has covered the lives of an unusu ...
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Fight against Ebola is grossly underfunded

Sep 20 2014 7:35am CDT | Source: CNN/Money

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given more money than many western na ...
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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Pledges $50 million To Fight Ebola In West Africa

Sep 11 2014 12:06am CDT | Source: Topix

I previously worked as a reporter for Business Daily, Kenya's largest business newspaper. Now I travel across Africa, helping FORBES track the richest people on the continent and tell ...
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Gates Foundation Pledges $50 Million to Fight Ebola

Sep 10 2014 5:02pm CDT | Source: WSJ.com: Europe Home

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation pledged $50 million to fight Ebola in West Africa, adding to a growing pot of international aid to stem a deadly and rapidly expan ...
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SMALL THINGS WITH GREAT LOVE

Aug 15 2014 4:29am CDT | Source: More Intelligent Life

Inspiring Innovators: Melinda Gates is moved by Mother Teresa's belief in our shared humanity, and that everyone should be treated as if they matter From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, September/October 2014 Over time, Mother Teresa has become regarded more as a monument than a person. What moves me about her, though, are the human qualities that have slowly been edited out of her story. For almost two decades before she started doing the wor ...
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