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Bill Gates says rich governments are failing the developing world

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.330.7501.1166-a (Published 19 May 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:1166
  1. Paul Ress
  1. Geneva

    Bill Gates, one of the world's leading industrialists, this week denounced the “tragic, incredible inequity between the health of the people in the developing world and the health of those in the rest of the world” in an address to the World Health Assembly in Geneva. The majority of his audience were the health ministers of the world's poorest countries.

    Mr Gates, who created a $200m (£110m; €160m) health foundation called “The Grand Challenges in …

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