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NYTimes.com: Gates Foundation invests in world health reporting

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is helping to fund better coverage of world health issues by news outlets.

The foundation has made a series of million-dollar grants to organisations including WGBH in Boston, Public Radio International and the International Center for Journalists.

Reportr.net: Clark Boyd, podcaster for The World, discusses radio vs podcasting

Clark Boyd, technology correspondent for The World – a joint production by the BBC and US public service broadcaster WGBH – discusses the merits of podcasting in this video.

Boyd says there is a future for audio content in this form, which will not be supplanted by video.