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#Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

# bill-and-melinda-gates-foundation - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Bill Gates is helping to turn poo into drinking water - and even drank some himself

Like a science-pioneering, life-saving magician.

# bill-and-melinda-gates-foundation - Monday 16 June, 2014

After 7 years and almost €7 million, super banana will face its first human trial

The banana may look like other bananas but on the inside it’s a whole other story.

# bill-and-melinda-gates-foundation - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Almost one in four Irish adults are obese, a rate worse than most of Europe

A a new global study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation found that obesity kills about 3.4 million people a year.

# bill-and-melinda-gates-foundation - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

"By 2035, there will be almost no poor countries left in the world" - Bill Gates

The entrepreneur-turned-philanthropist today released an annual letter, aimed at tackling what he called “the three myths” about poverty.

# bill-and-melinda-gates-foundation - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Ireland not invited to world summit on family planning

The British Government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation did not extend an invite to Ireland for this week’s London Family Planning Summit.