Could chickens help to end global poverty? Bill Gates thinks so

A man holds a chick as billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates (unseen) speaks to the media in front of a chicken coop set up on the 68th floor of the 4 World Trade Center tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., June 8, 2016, while announcing that he is donating 100,000 chicks with the goal of ending extreme poverty.

Man holds a chick. Image: REUTERS/Mike Segar

Sebastien Malo
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