muhammad yunus

muhammad yunus

New Cities Summit 2015 - Muhammad Yunus - Keynote: Redesign Economics to Redesign the World

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Keynote speech by Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Founder of Grameen Bank. In this talk, Muhammad Yunus calls for city leaders to "redesign" the concept of cities in order to build a fairer, more equitable society. He particularly underlines the importance of addressing unemployment and the role of "social business" in society. Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus is the father of microcredit, the father of social business, the founder of Grameen Bank, and of more than 50 other companies in Bangladesh. For his constant innovation and enterprise, the Fortune Magazine in March 2012 as “one of 12 greatest entrepreneurs of our time.”