Confessions of a Verbivore

January 21, 2014

Bill Gates predicts there will be almost no poor countries by 2035

Filed under: Verbivore — jargontalk @ 7:40 am

“We hear these myths raised at international conferences and at social gatherings. We get asked about them by politicians, reporters, students, and CEOs. All three reflect a dim view of the future, one that says the world isn’t improving but staying poor and sick, and getting overcrowded. We’re going to make the opposite case, that the world is getting better, and that in two decades it will be better still.”


1 Comment »

  1. Now reading: 3 Myths That Block Progress For The Poor by Bill and Melinda Gates. A pdf of this is also available here…

    Comment by jargontalk — January 21, 2014 @ 8:30 am | Reply

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