Almost No Poor Nations By 2035? That’s What Bill Gates Says
by MARK MEMMOTT
Bill Gates at an event held by his foundation in Berlin last November.
Maurizio Gambarini /EPA/Landov
It is a myth that “poor countries are doomed to stay poor” and by the year 2035, “there will be almost no poor countries left in the world,” Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gateswrites in his latest annual letter about the work of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and conditions in the nations where the foundation works.
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