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Dr Senjuti Saha talks advancing health and research equality at Goalkeepers 2019

Congratulations to Dr Senjuti Saha, Child Health Research Foundation (CHRF), who delivered an inspiring speech at Goalkeepers 2019 on advancing health and research equality.

Changing the odds in research

Senjuti spoke in Bill Gates’ session, “Changing the odds with Bill Gates”, about changing the odds in research, sharing technology across countries in order to treat and cure diseases.

She delivered her speech in front of 400 policy and government influencers, activists, media and business leaders.

More important than a brand-new innovation is its utilisation where is needed most

Dr Senjuti SahaChild Health Research Foundation, Bangladesh
Close up of Senjuti Saha speaking
Senjuti Saha speaks at Goalkeepers 2019


Led by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Goalkeepers is dedicated to accelerating progress towards the Global Goals.

As world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in September, the third annual Goalkeepers event was held in New York City, focused on the challenge of fighting global inequality to ensure no one is left behind.

Watch the speech

Watch Senjuti’s speech on YouTube, starting from 1h 10min