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Bill And Melinda Gates Donate $170 Million To Help Women Over The World Fight Harassment And Violence

March 8, 2018 11:41

Melinda Gates is well-known over the world for her endeavors to improve the lives of those who need it. In addition to taking care of children, she does a great job for women. In one of her latest interviews, she outlined the key barriers for women in the present world. And these are mainly harassment and violence.

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When money flows into the hands of women who have the authority to use it, everything changes.

That’s the idea of Melinda Gates, and she tried to follow it and make it a reality. And the donation of $170 million made by Bill and Melinda Gates to promote women’s equality just prove this fact. The amount will be spent over 4 years and will help empower women over the world financially.

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She tries to work in all spheres that are related to women so that they could lead better lives. This concerns birth control as well. Melinda Gates promotes it and has an aim to provide contraceptives to 120 million women by 2020.

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