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OCTOBER 04, 2018

Tanganyika Province Affirms Commitment to Strengthening Routine Immunization in Partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

SEATTLE, October 4, 2018 – Today, the honorable Mr. Richard Ngoy Kitangala, governor of Tanganyika Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and Chris Elias, President, Global Development at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve vaccination coverage among children in Tanganyika Province and thus save people’s lives.


OCTOBER 04, 2018

Haut-Lomami Province Affirms Commitment to Strengthening Routine Immunization in Partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

SEATTLE, October 4, 2018 – Today, the honorable Professor Jackson Kalenga Mwenzemi, governor of Haut-Lomami Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and Chris Elias, President, Global Development at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve vaccination coverage among children in Haut-Lomami Province and thus save people’s lives.





JULY 05, 2018

Gates Foundation Names Carolyn Ainslie as Chief Financial Officer

SEATTLE, July 5, 2018 — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced that Carolyn Ainslie has been named chief financial officer, effective October 1, 2018. Currently, Ainslie is Vice President for Finance and Treasurer at Princeton University where she serves as the chief financial officer, responsible for the central financial functions of the University.


JUNE 20, 2018

Plans for Third Building on Seattle Campus

SEATTLE, June 20, 2018 — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced plans to move forward with a third building at their headquarters located in downtown Seattle, across from Seattle Center and the historic Space Needle. The foundation plans to break ground on the new building in Fall of 2019 with completion in Spring of 2022.


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