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For over 20 years, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has been committed to tackling the greatest inequities in our world.Learn more about our story
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Our funding commitments to fight COVID-19 surpassed US $2 billion in January 2022.See the breakdown of our COVID-19 commitments
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The Bangladeshi government’s quick action to pay garment workers digitally during the pandemic led to enormous dividends for women workers—and demonstrated the power of financial inclusion to improve women’s lives.
For the Year ended December 31, 2020. Amounts in thousands of U.S. dollars. Value of Grants total represents grants only.