TITLE

Out To Lunch With: Melinda Gates

AUTHOR(S)
HEILPERN, JOHN
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Vanity Fair;Oct2015, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p161
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Melinda Gates, founder of philanthropic organization Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Article cites her work in Third-World countries Tanzania, Kenya, Philippines, and Bangladesh, delivering contraceptives to women in developing countries, and views on American parents' refusal on measles vaccination comparing to that in Africa. Article reports her prediction of no poor people and countries in next 20 years, influence of a poet Ralph Waldo Emerson quotation.
ACCESSION #
110015002

 

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