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Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus

Please join us for a lecture and Q&A by Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus. Professor Yunus is best known as the founder of the Grameen Bank and as a passionate advocate for microcredit and social enterprise. In 2006, Professor Yunus and Grameen Bank were jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Professor Yunus has won awards and accolades worldwide for his work. He is one of only seven people to have won the Nobel Peace Prize, Presidential Medal of Freedom, and Congressional Gold Medal.

Professor Yunus will discuss his passion and vision for serving the poor through inclusive social businesses that serve poor households in Bangladesh, including Grameen Bank, GrameenPhone, and Grameen Danone Foods, an innovative joint venture with Groupe Danone.

This event is co-sponsored by NYU Wagner's Financial Access Initiative and NYU Stern.

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