Melinda French Gates, MacKenzie Scott and the foundation of Lynn Schusterman awarded $40m to gender equity projects.
The Take explores a recent spate of philanthropic donations from some of China’s billionaires.
Behind the surge in private gift-giving looms the hand of the Chinese government.
Questions about the future of the Gates Foundation have swirled since Bill and Melinda French Gates decided to divorce.
The pledge from the Gates Foundation came on the first day of the UN Women Generation Equality Forum in Paris.
Bill and Melinda Gates’s work outside of their eponymous foundation is expected to accelerate.
Buffet’s resignation comes just weeks after Bill and Melinda Gates announced they are divorcing.
Scott, who has donated $8.5bn since July 2020, is fast becoming one of the most consequential philanthropists around.
There are signs that change is coming to one of the world’s most powerful philanthropic organisations.
Toronto Raptors ‘Superfan’ Nav Bhatia inducted into Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame for promoting the game.
The board used an external law firm for a ‘thorough investigation’ but did not reach a conclusion as Gates stepped down.
Melinda Gates was concerned about her husband’s dealings with the convicted sex offender in 2019, the WSJ reported.
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Bill and Melinda Gates announced on Monday they are divorcing after 27 years of marriage.