Social Business Day 2017

Yunus Addresses European Youth Festival Encouraging Youth to Imagine a World they Want

12th June, 2017
Yunus Centre Press Release (12 June 2017)Addressed Top French CEOs at VersaillesNobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus addressed the youths at ‘We Love Green’ festival attended by 27,000 young people on 10th June, 2017. He also participated a question answer session on the specially designed ‘Think Tank Stage’. Besides two large stages for music performance, We Love Green 2017 had a Think Tan...

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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, Yunus established Grameen, a bank devoted to providing the poorest of Bangladesh with minuscule loans. Grameen Bank, based on the belief that credit is a basic human right, not the privilege of a fortunate few, now provides over 2.5 billion dollars of micro-loans to more than two million famili...

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Design Lab 493rd Social Business Design Lab
Design Lab Project Category Micro Business
Project Type Nobin
Title Sumon Sanitary
Location Meramotpur, Rajshahi


19 August Design Lab

19 August, 2017

Venue: Grameen Bank Auditorium, Grameen Bank Bhaban, Mirpur-02, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.

I think it would be a great idea for someone to map all the existing social businesses, at least ones over a certain size.  This would include on...