Free Essays on Muhammad Yunus

  1. Grameen Bank, How Muhammad Yunus Inspires the World to Solve Poverty

    Grameen Bank, How Muhammad Yunus Inspires The World to Solve Poverty Written by Gatot Haryadi Introduction 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...

  2. Banker to the Poor Book Review

    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...

  3. Poverty in America

    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...

  4. Leadership and Governance

    highlighted the microcredit pioneer Muhammad Yunus, who has transformed the third world with his visionary leadership. Contents 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 ...

  5. Muhammad Yunus

    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...

  6. World Religions Report

    Jesus and Muhammad Axia College of University of Phoenix Christianity and Islam have focused primarily around two individuals, Jesus Christ and the prophet Muhammad. Each has left an undeniable mark on followers of both religions with both Jesus and Muhammad leaving behind extensive amounts of...

  7. Large Sum Of Money Required For Space Programmes Could Be Better Used To Help The Poor In Developing Countries Views On This Statement

    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...

  8. Economic Core Principles of Malcolm X

    he found the Nation of Islam and after he served his time he would become a preacher who told people about the teachings of the “honorable” Elijah Muhammad. Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little on May 19th, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska. When he was the age of four, his father, who was an outspoken Baptist...

  9. Marketing Plan for Toyota Uk

    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...

  10. Essay Topics

    world economy/ Capitalism: a love story/How banks fail/Obsolescence in technology/ graying of population (who will pay for Boomers’ pensions?)/Muhammad Yunus and Gameen Bank/ Kevin O’Leary: Idiot or Hypocrite? Politics: Bill 14 and the dictating of culture/Syria: No solution?/NSA and Internet privacy...

  11. The History of Economic Thought(Wiki)

    Keynesian Macroeconomics * 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...

  12. Vüs'at Orhan Bener

    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...

  13. Impacts of Poverty in Bangladesh

    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...

  14. Ali the Legend

    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...

  15. Micro Finance and Its Expansion

    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...

  16. Culture

    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...

  17. Zahiriddin Muhammad Babur

    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...

  18. Abu Bakr

    23 August 634/13 AH)[1] 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...

  19. Muhammad Ali

    "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...

  20. Muhammad Ali - Greatest Boxers in History

    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...

  21. Examining the Success of Microcredit in Bangladesh

    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...

  22. Ethics: Micro Finance

    great tool to create venture capital for those who would have no other means to secure it. The primary goal of micro lending, as established by Muhammad Yunus, the godfather of microcredit, is to eliminate poverty by means of giving all the opportunity to be self-sustaining with long term solutions. ...

  23. Novel-Malay

    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...

  24. Islamic Studies

    Section D: Islam in the World Today 161 • 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 • The...

  25. Challenges for Social Entrepreneurs

    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...

  26. Introduction of Quran

    thieves and destruction of property by fire. Also, keeping this surah in one’s possession ensures safety from the evil designs of enemies. Surah Yunus 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...

  27. Jalaluddin Muhammad Akbar's Reign

    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),[1][2] was the third Mughal Emperor. He was of Timurid descent;[4] the son of Humayun, and the grandson of Babur, the ruler who founded...

  28. Jesus & Muhammad

    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...

  29. Challenges of Microfinance Banking in Nigeria

    Reaching The People “Problems of communication are endemic in the industry, dating back to what could be considered the first micro-loan. In 1976, Muhammad Yunus, a young economics professor at Chittagong University, Bangladesh, took his students into a small village where he discovered a woman crafting...

  30. Planning Tools N Techniques

    Hitesh Kumar Karam Hussain Khalil Ahmed Shaikh Muhammad Afzal Muhammad Arsalan Muhammad Umair Ashraf Muhammad Yaseen Rafique Ahmed rashid Ali Sanaullah Shaikh Zulfiqar Ali Aftab Raza Jarwar Asif ali Baz Mustafa Dahar Dinesh Kumar Jam Niaz hussain Muhammad Farooque Ahmed Obaid Ahmed Siddiqui Raheel Nasir...

  31. Jesus vs. Muhammad

    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...

  32. My Fav Writer Sofea Arisya Muhammad Shaifuddin

    SPEECH: MY FAVOURITE WRITER My favourite writer is our first National Laureate Kamaludin Muhammad or more popularly known as Keris Mas. Allow me to share a bit about the background of my favourite writer, Keris Mas. He was born on 10 June 1922, in Kampung Ketari, Bentong Pahang. He had his early...

  33. Khutbah Terakhir Nabi Muhammad

    KHUTBAH TERAKHIR NABI MUHAMMAD sallallahu alaihi wassalam Wahai manusia, dengarlah baik-baik apa yang hendak ku katakana. Aku tidak mengetahui apakah aku dapat bertemu lagi dengan kamu semua selepas tahun ini. Oleh itu dengarlah dengan teliti kata-kataku ini dan sampaikanlah ia kepada orang-orang yang...

  34. Muslim Women Empowered by Their Religion

    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...

  35. Jesus and Mahammed

    temple, earthquakes and rocks splitting, resurrected saints among other things. Muhammad 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...

  36. Social Business

    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...

  37. Singer Argument Essay

    “Pennies A Day”, the Grameen Bank gives loans known as microcredit to poor rural families that usually live of a dollar a day in the Middle East. Muhammad Yunus, the inventor of microcredit, saw that in first world countries that large loans were approved to people who already have a lot of money. He questions...

  38. Muhammad Yunus from 0 to Nobel

    Case study Muhammad Yunus and the Grameen Bank | | | Executive summary : The Grameen Bank of Bangladesh created the model for large-scale "micro lending" in the developing world, in the process becoming an institution known and respected internationally for a creative and effective...

  39. Muhammad Younus

    Muhammad Yunus 
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...

  40. World Heavyweight Champion - Muhammad Ali

    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...

  41. BUILDING SOCIAL BUSINESS

    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...

  42. Muhammed Ali

    “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...

  43. Building Social Businesses

    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...

  44. Unexpected Effects of Only Women Loans by Microcredit

    a social and financial success. Muhammed Yunus the owner of the Grameen Bank (GB) is the inventor of microcredit loans. Microcredits are very popular in Asian countries and the GB  has the biggest market share in the Bangladesh (Muhammed Yunus 2005: 1). Yunus argues that microcredit is the new solution...

  45. Jesus-Mohammad Contrast

    |  |Jesus |Muhammad | |Death |Jesus died and rose from the dead |Muhammad died and stayed dead. | |Fighting ...

  46. Yunus

    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...

  47. The Lives of Jesus and Muhammad - Paper

    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...

  48. Muhammed

    Muhammad Ali Muhammad Ali has been called many peoples’ hero because of his amazing boxing skills. However, people began to see the real Ali, the cocky, self-centered one. The public had an extremely hard time accepting him as a boxer and a person (Plimpton). Ali would chant the phrase “I am...

  49. Microlending Essay

    1996. * Wood, Geoff D. & I. Sharif (eds.). Who Needs Credit? Poverty and Finance in Bangladesh. University Press Ltd., Dhaka, 1997. * Yunus, Muhammad. Banker to the Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty. Public Affairs, 2003. * Padmanabahn, K.P., Rural Credit, Intermediate...

  50. farewell speech

    blablbdeowhiwwwwwwwpwjp9wqerieihgt\hsggskiralhrfaGood morning to Encik Ibrahim bin Yunus; respected Principal of Sekolah Menengah Ampang, Puan Rahimah binti Kassim; our celebrated guest of honour, fellow teachers, and my dear friends. First of all, I would like to express my deepest gratitude towards...

  51. miss

    microfinance activities in Kenya were growing to meet the demand. MICROFINANCE 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...

  52. Quaid-E-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah

    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...

  53. Moral and Ethical Message of Prophet Muhammad

    Moral and Ethical Message of Prophet Muhammad Prophet Muhammad is the central human figure of Islam and is the last messenger of Allah who established Islam in the Arabia. This process took a lot of struggles and hard work, and thus Muhammad is known for his leadership as a political leader...

  54. Jesus and Mohammed

    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...

  55. Researchessay Paper

    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...

  56. The Religion of Islam

    called Muslims. 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...

  57. Grameen Bank Swot

    SWOT Analysis Strengths: 1. Creator of service himself has a personal experience and feel of being with the customers. Muhammad Yunus himself being a resident of the Jobra village knew exactly the problem that the community was facing and hence he could very well cater to the needs of the destitute...

  58. All About Pakistan Government

    National Securit Council General Pervez Musharraf President of Pakistan Tariq Aziz Secretary Shaukat Aziz Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Mian Soomro Chairman, Senate Maulana Fazal-ur-Rahman Opposition Leader in National Assembly Ch. Amir Hussain Speaker National Assembly ...

  59. Grameen Bank

    times. The brainchild of Dr. Mohammed Yunus, a US educated professor who came to teach at Bangladesh’s University of Chittagong, Grameen is the pioneer of Microfinance. Microfinance, a lending practice for the poorest of the poor, which was conceptualised by Dr. Yunus in the course of his field work with...

  60. Prophet Muhammad Is the Most Influential and Successful Person in History

    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...