12/17/2015 3:11:07 PM
According to "Daily Sports Daily" reported that Barcelona and Barcelona players Kaduoneier Vice-Turan and A- Vidal accompanied the club president Bartomeu in Tokyo attended with Bill - Gates met. The two sides analyzed the Barcelona Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, regarding the joint fight against extreme poverty problem.
"Daily Sport newspaper," represents Bartomeu and Gates meeting is defined as Barcelona during the current Club World Cup, "the most important social activity." This is the first personal contact Bartomeu and Gates, the two sides have started their own foundation program, the name of the project "Let's fight against poverty."
Cooperation Barcelona Foundation and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, can be traced back to 2011, the two sides worked together to eradicate polio. In today's world there are 700 million people in extreme poverty, the two sides decided to cooperate again.
Gates said in a statement: "We will be working together and Barcelona major social undertakings such as the eradication of polio and to help improve the health of children by these undertakings Barcelona also have their own beliefs, they are great partners in different team... and the players can help us spread the good news, which is also able to reflect the value of the team. "
Bartomeu said: "Can and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to agree is an honor of the club, they are a commitment to those in difficulty, the entity to solve the world's major problems, and they can feel both proud of our cooperation and happy .Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and FC Barcelona have the same value orientation. "