The foundation was established by US tech billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda. Its website says it works to “reduce the burden of infectious disease and the leading causes of child mortality in developing countries”, improve the “delivery of high-impact health products and services to the world’s poorest communities” and help countries “expand access to health coverage”.
The organisation’s headquarters are in Seattle, the major city in the US state of Washington.
Above the words “Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation”, the sign reads “Centre for Global Human Population Reduction”.
Is the image legit?
Google Street View
A quick search for the address 500 5th Ave N in Seattle on Google Maps reveals that the image has been manipulated. In Street View mode, the entrance sign only displays the words “Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation”.
The image has been photoshopped to add the words “Center For Human Global Population Reduction”. – Africa Check
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