Press Release (February 14, 2017)
Investments into six more social businesses in addition to 13000 already financed were announced on Tuesday, 14th February, 2017 at the 481st Social Business Design Lab. The New Entrepreneurs, children of Grameen Bank borrowers are seen in the photo with Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus. Photo: Yunus Centre
The 481st Social Business Design Lab organized by Yunus Centre took place on 14 February 2017 at the Grameen Bank Auditorium with nearly 160 national and international participants from USA, Japan and South Korea. The Design Lab, broadcast live on YouTube, was chaired by Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus.
Six new Nobin Udyokta (New Entrepreneur) business plans were presented at today's lab. All Nobin Udyokta businesses, presented at the Design Lab are the children of Grameen Bank borrowers’ families.