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To get away from poverty, you need several things at the same time: school, health, and infrastructure - those are the public investments. And on the other side, you need market opportunities, information, employment, and human rights.

 
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Hans Rosling
Hans Rosling
  • Born: July 27, 1948
  • Died: February 7, 2017
  • Nationality: Swedish
  • Profession: Educator

Hans Rosling Swedish pronunciation: [hɑːns ²ruːslɪŋ] was a Swedish physician, academic, statistician, and public speaker. He was the Professor of International Health at Karolinska Institute and was the co-founder and chairman of the Gapminder Foundation, which developed the Trendalyzer software system. He held presentations around the world, including several TED Talks in which he promoted the use of data to explore development issues.