2015 Gates Annual Letter

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Our agricultural grants support work to reduce hunger and poverty for millions of poor farm families in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.

This Tanzanian sweet potato farmer teaches other farmers in the region about soil irrigation, increasing crop yields, and how to sell surplus crops at the market.

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"One out of every 36 women in Malawi dies from complications related to pregnancy or delivery. Almost everyone I’ve met in Malawi personally knows a woman whose pregnancy ended in death. "But the good news is that this story is starting to change." --Melinda Gates

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