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Contribution of Grameen Bank to GDP of Bangladesh 1994-1996 (Taka million)

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Item 1994 1995 1996 Value added in grameen Bank 1890.7 2181.9 2750.8 Value ... Continue Reading →
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Grameen Bank At a Glance

Muhammad Yunus September 2005 1.0 Owned by the Poor   Grameen Bank Project was born in the village of Jobra, Bangladesh, in 1976. In 1983 it was transformed into a formal bank ... Continue Reading →
16 decisions

16 decisions

16 decisions of Grameen Bank We shall follow and advance the four principles of Grameen Bank: Discipline, Unity, Courage and Hard work – in all walks of our lives. Prosperity we ... Continue Reading →
Building Social Business

Building Social Business: The New Kind of Capitalism that Serves Humanity’s Most Pressing Needs

This third book by Professor Muhammad Yunus , following Banker to the Poor and Creating a World Without Poverty, is dedicated solely towards the concept of social business, its implementation, ... Continue Reading →
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Awards and Degrees of Muhammad Yunus

Awards : 1 BANGLADESH : President’s Award : 1978 Originator of the concept of Three share Farming (Tebhaga Khamar) as a joint farming operation. Organised Nabajug Tebhaga ... Continue Reading →
Creating A World Without Poverty

Creating A World Without Poverty

What if you could harness the power of the free market to solve the problems of poverty, hunger, and inequality? To some, it sounds impossible. But Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad ... Continue Reading →

Zidane Inaugurates first Grameen Danone Dairy Plant

World famous soccer star Zinedine Zidane of France flew into Bangladesh on a two day visit to inaugurate the launching of Grameen Danone Foods Ltd. on November 8, 2006. Grameen Danone ... Continue Reading →
What is a loan

Micro Loans for the Very Poor

Anyone who scoffs at the value of 62 cents should talk to Muhammad Yunus. In 1976, the Bangladeshi economics professor tried an experiment. From his pocket, he lent the equivalent of ... Continue Reading →
Banker to the Poor

Banker to the Poor

Muhammad Yunus is that rare thing: a bona fide visionary. His dream is the total eradication of poverty from the world. In 1983, against the advice of banking and government officials, ... Continue Reading →
Nobel Peace Prize 2006

Nobel Peace Prize 2006

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2006, divided into two equal parts, to Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank for their efforts to create ... Continue Reading →