the interesting thing about yunus latest wish that youth be connected by a free university is that if we cant even open source the correct curriculum of how the first 42 years of bangladeshi microcredit worked then we have zero chance of getting back to pro-youth economics in other ways
May I suggest that a standard that thinks of microcredit as only about banking has zero chance of replicating yunus knowhow.
MICROBANK*MICROEDUCATION*MICROFRANCHISE One of the biographers of Steve Jobs, identified his genius as merging 6 markets that had previously treated their social impacts as separate. The origins of Bangladeshi microcredit show at least 3 markets that it converges as core to regenerating community: -education (including health and literacy) -marketing channels owned by poorest in community -banking
In neither case was banking started before education and bottom-up value chain processes were designed in. Join our Nings to hep map every development step along the journeys of
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