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1 September 2004

Grameen Bank's Struggling (Beggar) Members Programme

Author: Muhammad Yunus, founder & managing director, Grameen Bank

The Struggling (Beggar) Members Program is a new initiative taken by Grameen Bank to confront a sustained campaign that microcredit cannot be used by the people belonging to the lowest rung of poverty, as well as to reinforce the Bank's campaign that...

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1 August 2004

new book: "The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: Eradicating Poverty Through Profits"

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1 August 2004

[PDF] Part 1 - The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid

Author: C.K. Prahalad, Wharton School Publishing

[PDF] [refers to Bimbo, Casas Bahia, Grameen Bank, Elektra, Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Prodem FFP, Tecnosol, Cemex]

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1 March 2004

[PDF] Critical issues in the financial industry

Author: Myriam Vander Stichele, SOMO

The private financial industry...[has] a major influence on...who in society gets access to financing and protection against risks; ... how financial services benefit the rich or the marginalized, sustainable development or environmental destruction. ...

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26 August 2003

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26 August 2003

Grameen Bank (Bangladesh)

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12 March 2002

Grameen Bank in 'strongest position ever' [Bangladesh]

Author: BBC News

The founder of the Grameen Bank, Dr Muhammad Yunus, has denied allegations that the bank is in trouble. The Grameen Bank is one of the pioneers of micro-credit lending schemes for the poor in Bangladesh.

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11 February 2002

Private Firms and Nonprofits Link Up to Help Bridge "Digital Divide"

Author: Beth Bolitho, OneWorld

The Global Digital Opportunity Initiative...aims to close the "digital divide" by providing pro-bono expertise and tools to help developing countries meet healthcare and education needs, and reduce poverty...Private companies, including AOL Time Warner...

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7 December 2001

Grameen Bank in 'strongest position ever' [Bangladesh]

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7 December 2001

Grameen Bank, Icon of Microcredit, Runs Into Delinquency Problems [Bangladesh]

Author: Business for Social Responsibility

Grameen Bank, a model for as many as 7,000 lending institutions that provide underserved individuals with small loans to start businesses, is having difficulties with relatively high rates of delinquency in the northern part of Bangladesh.

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