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WHO, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and others launch $7 million Africa-focused healthtech fund

WHO, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and others launch $7 million Africa-focused healthtech fund

The African arm of the World Health Organization, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD), AUDA-NEPAD, and AmerisourceBergen have launched a $7 million healthtech fund to support impact-making health-driven African startups. * The investment alongside market support is earmarked for 60 early and growth stage African health-led startups
By Oluwajuwonlo Afolabi