Currently I’m living and working in the beautiful country Bangladesh. Amongst the lush green environment of this country there is however a giant man-made problem that is my friends, the problem of extreme poverty. The GDP per capita in Bangladesh is very low and even outside where I live, unfortunately I do see, small children picking up garbage as a means of their living and selling that garbage rather than going to school. This is where good business ideas can have a huge impact.
Its heart wrenching but I’m inspired however by a great thing about Bangladesh.
Microcredit as a Social Innovation
One important innovation that has come out of this country, actually came from the Nobel Laureate, Muhammad Yunus who had created the Grameen foundation and Grameen bank.
In Chittagong, Muhammad Yunus had actually gone out and provided …