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Why did US death rates stop declining in the mid-90s? A fascinating view from @BloombergNews: b-gat.es/1lzdwZ6 pic.twitter.com/XCelAgUjr8
I couldn’t agree more: Vaccines are one of the cheapest ways to save lives. via @UNICEF pic.twitter.com/akyq5adLco
Wait, Sherlock Holmes was inspired by a global health hero? b-gat.es/1nqNUuk via @WIRED
In ’81, just 20% of the world lived on $2-$10/day. Today it’s 40%. What life is like for the “fragile middle class”: b-gat.es/1eF4M0a
How does U.S. funding for global health compare to other countries? b-gat.es/RpxjwT via @IHME_UW pic.twitter.com/AFiKbxEn8M
Costa Rica and Iran have the same GDP/person but that’s not the whole story: b-gat.es/QdORLz via @TheEconomist pic.twitter.com/NyvNcZC0IP
Costa Rica and Iran may have the same GDP but that’s not the whole story: b-gat.es/QdORLz via @TheEconomist pic.twitter.com/vqAdrl9YMo
Some cool facts about your taxes that might ease the pain on April 15: b-gat.es/1gyOO30 pic.twitter.com/YG8vtSPpjh
I love this tool from @ONECampaign. Calculate how much YOU spend on foreign aid: b-gat.es/1jFRT55 pic.twitter.com/pnQX0Z8GCf
Wealth isn’t the only measure of human happiness. Here are a few others: b-gat.es/1jv7y7q pic.twitter.com/V5yvDA3xzT
It may be hard to imagine but conflict is actually on the decline: b-gat.es/1qjgY8F HT @sapinker pic.twitter.com/szKyfLYp6V
Whom should we model our energy consumption after? @VaclavSmil’s glad you asked: b-gat.es/1ksbvxe pic.twitter.com/yI0JxmyE9w
Great update on meat replacements @nytimes. How do we produce enough food without harming the planet? b-gat.es/OtJ4A1
Angus Deaton’s book has helpful insights into global poverty, but it takes a disastrous turn in the last chapter: b-gat.es/1hd9Ubv
Did you know it’s World Health Day? Here’s one of my favorite books on aid, health, and poverty: b-gat.es/1hmovlU
On my trip to Europe this week, I heard some news that had me high-fiving a colleague: b-gat.es/1dZ7OMs pic.twitter.com/JnxCwONJfg
Nearly 3 out of 4 unvaccinated children in the world live in just 12 countries—which makes it a solvable problem: b-gat.es/1hizFCi
Melinda and I think a lot about philanthropy and our kids. A pleasure to talk about both with Chris Anderson @Ted: b-gat.es/1dRACXm
In Paris with ONE.org Youth Ambassadors - inspiring commitment to end poverty. gates.ly/1gX9SFi pic.twitter.com/fErYeY8BGo
Great interview between @ezraklein and @charlesjkenny on how the world is getting much, much better: b-gat.es/1fHHVvV
Eager to talk with @HansRosling about ending extreme poverty. Watch the live stream at 9:45 a.m. CEST: bh-p.co/1jh2u77
In about 1.5 hours @HansRosling and I will talk about ending poverty. Watch the live stream here: bh-p.co/1jh2u77 #StoptheMyth