Bill Melinda Gates Foundation the path out of poverty begins when the next generation can access quality healthcare and a great education In developing countries, we focus on improving people s health and wellbeing, helping individuals lift themselves out of hunger and extreme poverty. Robert Gates Robert Michael Gates born September , is an American statesman, scholar, intelligence analyst, and university president who served as the nd United States Secretary of Defense from to He was originally appointed by President George W Bush, but was retained for service by President Barack Obama.Gates began his GMS The Gates Millennium Scholars Program Gates Millennium Scholars Program Promoting Academic Excellence Providing Opportunities Reducing Financial Barriers For , outstanding students of color. Gates of Vienna As a follow up to Tuesday s post about the majority minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from Unzensuriert Bill Gates BillGates Twitter The latest Tweets from Bill Gates BillGates Sharing things I m learning through my foundation work and other interests Seattle, WA Bill Gates When Gates was a kid, he spent so much time reading that his parents finally forbade him from bringing books to the dinner table. Home Bill Gates Join the Gates Notes community to access exclusive content, comment on stories, participate in giveaways, and . Bill Melinda Gates Foundation Bill Melinda Gates Foundation BMGF , also known as the Gates Foundation, is a private foundation founded by Bill and Melinda Gates.It was launched in , and is said to be the largest private foundation in the United States, holding US . billion in assets The primary aims of the foundation are, globally, to enhance healthcare and reduce Bill Gates Innovating to zero TED Talk At TED, Bill Gates unveils his vision for the world s energy future, describing the need for miracles to avoid planetary catastrophe and explaining why he s backing a dramatically different type of nuclear reactor The necessary goal Zero carbon emissions globally by . Bill Gates Mosquitos, malaria and education TED Talk Bill Gates hopes to solve some of the world s biggest problems using a new kind of philanthropy In a passionate and, yes, funny minutes, he asks us to consider two big questions and how we might answer them And see the QA on the TED Blog.