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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation starts a new project to support the eradication of poverty in China

On the invitation of China’s first lady Peng Liyuan, Melinda Gates, co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has signed a cooperation agreement with China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission on behalf of her foundation. The agreement was signed in Beijing during the opening ceremony of the summer camp “Love in the Sun”, on July 23, 2017. The goal of the agreement is to promote efforts for poverty reduction and HIV/AIDS intervention in China, and the two parties will carry out a pilot project in the Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province. The cooperation aims to support China’s strategy of targeted poverty alleviation and the Healthy China 2030 plan, …read more