“If we start now, we can be ready for the next epidemic,” the tech mogul advised in his 2015 Ted Talk.
It is unclear why Bill and Melinda Gates visited Khayelitsha on Friday, but their foundation is deeply involved in work on sanitation challenges.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has invested in South Africa's biggest producer of insect protein.
"[President Donald Trump] wanted to know if there was a difference HIV and HPV, so I was able to explain that those are rarely confused with each other," Bill Gates tells an audience, in a video posted by MSNBC host Chris Hayes.
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Bill Gates – who may be on the verge of becoming the world’s richest person again – visited Khayelitsha in Cape Town on Friday. Take a look at the pics.
"I have a disproportionate amount of money to share."
Now, some of the foundation's health focus is shifting to baby-making.
Bill Gates says his wife Melinda probably does 80% of the parenting work in their household, but the two philanthropists model their approach on a decades-old approach called "Love and Logic".
Average IQ scores are steadily increasing, technology has reduced the burden of household chores for women, and war is largely a thing of the past.
Bill Gates uses his Reddit AMA sessions to show off his sense of humor.
The pair are not afraid of a little 'grist in the system' in business or their marriage, but they always maintain a united front.
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