Grameen Bank, How Muhammad Yunus Inspires The World to Solve Poverty
Written by Gatot Haryadi
Poverty is number one of the world problem. United Nation set “End Poverty and Hunger” as number one in Millennium Development Goal that should achieve in 2015. Grameen Bank is Bank that operates...
Muhammad Yunus, Banker to the Poor
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Table of Contents
1. Outline …………………………………………………………………….. Page 3
2. Introduction ……………………………………………………………….. Page 4
Banker to the Poor Book Review
The book “Banker to the Poor” by Muhammad Yunus is the story of the Grameen Bank Program, which is founded in Bangladesh by Yunus to help the poor. Born in 1940 in the city of Chittagong, Professor Yunus studied at Dhaka University in Bangladesh, and then received a Fulbright...
poverty means the state or condition of having little or no money, goods, or means of support; condition of being poor. Two motivated authors, Muhammad Yunus and Lucy Lameck, wrote two different short stories in the book “Reading the World: Ideas that Matter” that have inspired me to write this essay...
Banker to the Poor: The Autobiography of Muhammad Yunus
Author: Muhammad Yunus
Banker to the Poor narrates the life of Muhammad Yunus and his conception of the micro-lending institution, Grameen Bank, to provide help to the poor. Yunus had a dream of providing help the poor...
using business principles to solve social problems rather than earning profit.
Pioneer of Social Business:
The Nobel Peace Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus is the pioneer of social business concept.
Why is Social Business different from conventional & not for profit business?
Microcredit, which provides small loans to those in poverty, has rapidly increased in third world countries, such as Bangladesh, over recent decades. Muhammad Yunus, who started a lending organization called the Grameen Bank, developed this program in the 1970s. There has been a great amount of success in...
information on the article Muslim Women Empowered by Their Religion by Weam Namou, provided by mcreview.com. The article provides details on the Prophet Muhammad and his first wife Khadij relationship. Also, it provides information on the three different women interviewed in this article, Nouran Abdul Jawad...
change the world. Professor Muhammad Yunus, who received Nobel Peace Prize in 2006 for his efforts and success in creating Grameen Bank aimed at offering microcredit to the poor, is the key proponent of the social business concept. This term was also first defined by Yunus in his book Creating a world...
Muhammad Ali Jinnah Urdu: محمد علی جناح (help·info) (December 25, 1876 – September 11, 1948) was a Pakistani politician and leader of the All India Muslim League who founded Pakistan and served as its first Governor-General. He is officially known in Pakistan as Quaid-e-Azam (Urdu: قائد اعظم — "Great...
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The Lives of Jesus and Muhammad
The largest religions in the world are Christianity and Islam possessing adherents numbering into the billions with each faith tracing their origins to a common ancestry in the patriarch Abraham. These monotheistic religions center on the lives, teachings, and deaths...
23 August 634/13 AH) was an early convert to Islam and a senior companion (Sahaba) of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Throughout his life, Abu Bakr remained a friend and confidante of Muhammad. Upon Muhammad's death he became the first Muslim ruler (632–634), regarded in Sunni Islam as the first of the...
Grameen microcredit model developed jointly by the Turkish Foundation for Waste Reduction of Turkey and 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Professor Dr. Muhammad Yunus and working in direct collaboration with him, was launched in Diyarbakir on July 18, 2003 with the first microcredit checks given out by Prime...
* Tahmid Md. Istiaq Arman
Social Business was first defined by Nobel Peace Prize winner Prof. Muhammad Yunus, as a non-dividend company that is created to address and solve a social problem. In a social business, the investors/owners can gradually recoup...
heaven. For all accounts the life of Jesus was a peaceful one that fulfilled Old Testament prophecies of the Jewish faith for the savior’s arrival.
Muhammad received revelations from God, referred to as Allah, and they were recorded in the Qur’an. The Qur’an is the holy text of the Islamic religion. Islam...
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Moral and Ethical Message of Prophet Muhammad
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destruction of property by fire. Also, keeping this surah
in one’s possession ensures safety from the evil designs
This surah is ‘makki’ and it has 109 verses. It is
narrated from Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (a.s.) that if a person
recites this surah once in two or...
sebanyak.walaupun masih agak jahil dengan hal-hal agama,dia sudah meninggalkan amalan playboy yang suatu hari dahulu amat dia banggakan.
Intro Muhammad Hazrif Fikri
Dipanjangkan tangannya mengambil earphone lalu dia dendangkan lagu Dia Kekasih Allah . Dilihatnya pemandangan diluar kereta. Hijau...
temple, earthquakes and rocks splitting, resurrected saints among other things.
Muhammad, founder of the religion of Islam; has had a major impact on the world. Born to a prominent family in Mecca, Muhammad lost both his mother and father by the age of six; he then began a period of time...
highlighted the microcredit pioneer Muhammad Yunus, who has transformed the third world with his visionary leadership.
Executive Summery 2
1.0 Introduction 4
2.0 Success of Grameen Bank 4
3.0 Analysis of leadership qualities of Mohammad Yunus 5
3.1 Situational leadership 5
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World Of Its Evils One Misfortune At A Time.
Muhammad Yunus. Building Social Business: The New Kind of Capitalism that Serves Humanity’s most Pressing Needs.
Social Business: Ridding The World Of Its Evils One Misfortune At A Time.
Muhammad Yunus’ “Building Social Business: The New Kind of Capitalism...
| |Jesus |Muhammad |
|Death |Jesus died and rose from the dead |Muhammad died and stayed dead. |
Prophet Muhammad is the most influential and successful person in history.
What some famous Non-Muslims said about Prophet Muhammad?
Michael H. Hart of USA who wrote "The 100 most influential persons in history" and placed Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of God be upon him) as number one...
Micro-lending and the battle against world poverty, by Yunus Muhammad.
"What challenges did Yunus overcome to develop microfinance?"
The data on the starvation and poverty issues pushed the economist Muhammad Yunus to invent another type of finance, called microfinance...
microfinance activities in Kenya were growing to meet the demand.
Modern-day microfinance was pioneered in the 1970s by Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus, who
founded the Grameen Bank. Microfinance typically referred to the provision of financial services to lowincome customers or self-employed...
National Securit Council
General Pervez Musharraf
President of Pakistan
Tariq Aziz Secretary
Prime Minister of Pakistan
Muhammad Mian Soomro
Opposition Leader in National Assembly
Ch. Amir Hussain
Speaker National Assembly
Zahiriddin Muhammad Babur had 4 wives, but his 2nd wife, Mohim begim played an important role in his life and empire. Mohim begim’s father was one of the ministers of Husayn Boyqaro. When Babur was riding the horse along the streets of Hirot, one girl threw him three roses from the top of building. In...
later, in 1993, the third collection of short stories ' Black and White ' (Siyah Beyaz) was published. This collection was the co-winner of the 1993 Yunus Nadi Short Story Award and Sedat Simavi Foundation Award. In 1998, his fourth collection of short stories titled ' The Black Train ' (Kara Tren) was...
Jesus and Muhammad
Axia College of University of Phoenix
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Islam began when Muhammad, a man from Mecca, began meditating in a cave overlooking the plain of Arafat outside Mecca. During his meditation, Muhammad fell into a trance and reportedly had an encounter with the angel Gabriel. This encounter turned Muhammad from average merchant into prophet...
YUNUS CENTRE PRESENTS
SOCIAL BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION 2013
Dear Social Business Enthusiasts,
Yunus Centre is proud to announce the launch of the 4th Annual Social Business Plan Competition 2013. This competition is designed for university level students to showcase their entrepreneurial skills...
Bank, which has the poor people as its depositors and customers, is an example of this kind of social business.
These were developed by Prof. Muhammad Yunus at the World Economic Forum in Davos, January 2009
* Business objective will be to overcome poverty, or one or more problems (such as education...
the micro-credit pioneers Grameen Bank and Professor Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel peace Price winners in 2006.
Entrepreneur Iqbal Quadie first had the idea of providing mobile telephony to the poor of Bangladesh. His early discussions with Professor Yunus later resulted in launching the internationally acclaimed...
Peace Prize laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus and is described in his books “Creating a world without poverty—Social Business and the future of capitalism and Building Social Business—The new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs.”
In these books, Yunus defined a Social Business as...
previous experience, may reorganize the structure of a specific field or even combine several fields together to create an absolutely new idea field. Muhammad Yunus, the founder of Grameen Bank, is best known for developing the innovative idea of a microfinance bank which even won him the Nobel Peace Prize...
military coup on 30 May 1981. His successor Abdus Sattar was forced out of power on 24 March 1982 by another military coup led by General hussain muhammad ershad.
BNP faced a crisis in 1983 when it split into three factions: BNP (Sattar), BNP (Huda) and BNP (Dudu-Nilu) over the question of leadership...
Jalaluddin Muhammad Akbar (جلال الدین محمد اکبر Jalāl ud-Dīn Muhammad Akbar), also known as Shahanshah Akbar-e-Azam or Akbar the Great (15 October 1542 – 27 October 1605), was the third Mughal Emperor. He was of Timurid descent; the son of Humayun, and the grandson of Babur, the ruler who founded...
1976 by Professor Muhammad Yunus in Bangladesh
* It aimed at extending banking facilities to poor men and women
* Elimination of the exploitation of the poor by money lenders
* Creating opportunities for self-employment in rural Bangladesh
* In 2006, Muhammad Yunus and Grameen received...
Zahir-ud-din Muhammad Babur (14 February 1483 – 26 December 1530; sometimes also spelt Baber or Babar) was a conqueror from Central Asia who, following a series of setbacks, finally succeeded in laying the basis for the Mughal dynasty in the Indian Subcontinent and became the first Mughal emperor...
Ali, Muhammad (1942- ), American boxer, who in 1978 became the first boxer to win the world heavyweight championship title three times. Originally named Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., he was born in Louisville, Kentucky. After winning the light heavyweight title at the 1960 Olympic Games, he turned professional...
Islamic prophet Muhammad, and ruled over the Islamic Caliphate from 656 to 661. Sunni Muslims consider Ali the fourth and final of the Rashidun (rightly guided Caliphs), while Shi'a Muslims regard Ali as the first Imam and consider him and his descendants the rightful successors to Muhammad, all of which...
Jesus and Muhammad: the central figures of two of the major religions in the world. What were their lives like? How did their lives measure up to with one another’s? How did their lives and deaths impact the religions they started? A devout follower of either religion may be able to answer these questions...
Professor Dr. Muhammad Yunus
Muhammad Yunus is a banker to the poor and economist who was born on 28 June 1940 in Bangladesh. He was a professor of economics and is famous for his work in microcredit. Professor Muhammad Yunus established the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh in 1983 to help the poor by giving...
* 56 Sidney Weintraub, Paul Davidson and Post-Keynesian Economics
* 57 Amartya Sen and Development Economics
* 58 Muhammad Yunus and Microcredit
* 59 The Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle
* 60 Robert E. Hall and the Flat Tax
* 61 The Dot-Com Bubble
* 62 The 2008-2009...
Muhammad Ali is known as one of the greatest boxers of all time, Former three time World Heavyweight Champion and also a winner of an Olympics light heavyweight gold medal. With this many achievements Ali had proclaimed the nick name “The Greatest”, Ali was also crowned Sportsman of the century” by ESPN...
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has been greatly discouraged by traditionalists working in the field of microfinance. The first line of attack, taken up by such luminaries as Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel Peace prize-winning founder of the non-profit microfinance institution, Grameen Bank, is to accused profit providers for charging their...
as to which can be regarded as the main reason for the rapid expansion of Islam, or whether there was a successful combination of both methods.
Muhammad, the founder and prophet of Islam, began sermonising his visions in Mecca in 610CE. Within a quarter of a century he had gained control of the entire...
The plant was inaugurated at the hands of Nobel Laureate, Professor Muhammad
Yunus and Mrs. Saori Dubourg, President Asia Pacific, BASF, at a public function held
at the plant premises.
In his opening remarks, Professor Yunus said, “Social business is a non-dividend
company to solve a specific...
“It's hard to be humble, when you're as great as I am.”[i] This portrays the outlook of Muhammad Ali, who heroically stuck to his religious beliefs and stayed in his American homeland while other s sacrificed their lives with service in the Vietnam War. Cassius Clay converted to Islam, the ‘Religion...
or God for our troubles. The real problem in Bangladesh is not the natural disasters. It is the widespread poverty, which is a man-made phenomenon. (Yunus, 2008).
The social implications of these natural disasters can be debilitating for the Bangladeshis who seek their livelihoods in these unsafe and...
Section D: Islam in the World Today
• Early modern intellectual movements in Islam, including the Salafis,
Muhammad ‗Abduh and Hasan al- Banna‘, Sayyid Ahmad Khan, Muhammad Iqbal,
Abu A‗la al-Mawdudi
• The relation between Islam and other faiths, especially Judaism and Christianity
To economists, the eradication of poverty has seldom meant more than a topic for abstract analysis. The reality is that even in the 21st century, many countries, let alone continental populations face deprivation of human needs such as food, clothing and shelter due to lack of financial...
"Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee". The famous words of Muhammad Ali. The greatest of all time? Does anyone deny that? I don't think so. From his early life as Cassius Clay, the height as Muhammad Ali and his retirement in 1981, he is the greatest.
Cassius Clay had his first fight at the...
KHUTBAH TERAKHIR NABI MUHAMMAD sallallahu alaihi wassalam
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Jesus of Nazareth and the prophet Muhammad are amongst the greatest religions teachers of all time. Although their lives are separated by over 600 years and yet their lives, their teachings, and their deaths have affected millions of people and their legacy continues to this day. There has been a conflict...