Billionaires Carlos Slim And Bill Gates Announcement On Funding The CIMMYT Agricultural Initiative


Eruviel Avila Villegas, governor of state of Mexico, from left,... News PhotoAgriculture,Bill Gates,Capital Letter,Carlos Slim,Charity and Relief Work,Farm,Finance,Government Minister,Governor,Horizontal,Mexico,Mexico State,North America,Press Conference,The Americas,The Media,USA,Waiting,WealthPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergEruviel Avila Villegas, governor of state of Mexico, from left, billionaire Bill Gates, Enrique Martinez, Mexico's minister of Agriculture, and billionaire Carlos Slim wait for the start of a news conference to announce donations to Mexico's International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center, known by its Spanish initials as CIMMYT, in Texcoco, Mexico, on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013. The group, which performs research for agricultural productivity, opens its research facility this week. Photographer: Susana Gonzalez/Bloomberg via Getty Images