We are a nonprofit fighting poverty, disease, and inequity around the world.
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
We can’t achieve our goals on our own. We work together with businesses, government, and nonprofits, and each partner plays a specific role in accelerating progress.Learn more about our role
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Last year’s report predicted an unprecedented reversal of progress in fighting poverty and disease. This year, new data shows that disparities caused by COVID-19 remain stark – but that people everywhere stepped up and prevented many of the worst-case scenarios.
We have much work to do to achieve true inclusion at the foundation. We aim to hold ourselves accountable for doing better.
Now is the time to support developing countries in building the infrastructure, skills, and systems they need to develop safe and affordable vaccines for diseases that mostly affect poorer nations.
For the Year ended December 31, 2020. Amounts in thousands of U.S. dollars. Value of Grants total represents grants only.