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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Syllabus of the Sub-subject: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (Microsoft).

  1. Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda
  2. Philanthropic Activities of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
The Sub-subject “Bill and Melinda Gates” is part of the following programs:
  1. Masters: International Business, America, Pacific
  2. Doctorates (Online): Ethics and Business, America
  3. Course: United States, North America

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Sample of the Sub-subject: Bill and Melinda Gates
Philanthropic activities of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Description of the Sub-Subject: Bill and Melinda Gates.

Everyone knows about the story of William Henry Gates (1955), the founder of Microsoft, one of the richest men in the World (about 72,000 million dollars) and one of the greatest philanthropists.

  1. In 1975, Bill Gates left the Harvard University (United States) to dedicate to Microsoft, the company founded with his friend Paul Allen
  2. Gates was able to turn his business into a global software company, with a position of absolute dominance, getting almost all the world's computers would use their programs
  3. In 2006, he left the direction of Microsoft to focus on the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, established by his wife, Melinda
  4. Bill Gates revolutionised the computing world with Microsoft; now he may be starting another revolution, changing the philanthropic vision of the richest men in the World, especially in the West, thanks to his initiative: The “Giving Pledge.”
  5. EENI wishes to recognise their philanthropic vision and their invaluable commitment to society

According to the magazine “Business Week,” Bill and Melinda Gates donated about 23,000 million dollars to philanthropy.

  1. In 2004, the foundation developed a campaign to promote AIDS prevention in India donating 200 million dollars
  2. In 2006, they donated 500 million dollars for the struggle against AID.

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, who also co-chairs the “Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,” have been the leaders of the initiative: The Giving Pledge.

Bill Gates declared himself as Agnostic

In this study; we will focus on philanthropic activities undertaken by him. These humanitarian actions allow us to identify strong ethical principles clearly, demonstrating that Agnosticism and Ethics are compatible.

Ethics Agnostics

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