BMGF – Gates Foundation [to 29 October 2016]

BMGF – Gates Foundation [to 29 October 2016]

OCTOBER 27, 2016
Global Britain, Global Health
Bill Gates backs British innovation, challenges UK government to step up investment in science and R&D
LONDON/SEATTLE (October 27, 2016) – Today Bill Gates, Sir Richard Branson, and Secretary of State for International Development, Priti Patel, will join over 1,000 of the world’s leading scientists in London to celebrate the Grand Challenges programme that finds solutions to the toughest problems in health and development. Grand Challenges partners have invested more than $1 billion into more than 2,000 innovations from 87 countries. Also today, a ground-breaking new programme to fight Zika, Dengue and Yellow Fever will be announced…