New Voices, New Evidence, New Leaders

Thank you to all who helped celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health

On May 21st the Gates Institute celebrated its 15th anniversary with partners, scholars, and like minded foundations and organizations. The event shared the institute's vision for advancing scholarship and science for social change; celebrated the achievements of the Institute and its partners; and held roundtable discussions with leading experts in reproductive health, rights, and family planning advocacy. Special guest speakers included Bill Gates Sr. and Susan Packard Orr.

Morning Symposium


Watch the Gates Institute 15th Anniversary Video


Afternoon Discussions

  • Ensuring Quality and Rights in Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Programs
    Lead discussant Lester Coutinho, Program Officer at the Packard Foundation
  • Family Planning 2020 in Action: Advocates' Experiences

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 09:30 to 17:00