Originally Posted by HereWeGo
I think there already has been some discussion on BC about this article. I think Sir Fazle Abed has been a true unsung hero for Bangladesh. Prof Yunus might have captured more of the limelight but the contribution of Brac towards Bangladesh in terms of Women Empowerment, Education, Child support etc is in one word phenominal and more than Grameen as an organisation.
He doesn't get it primarily for one reasons.
1) Younus designed the Micro finance as a completely social welfare, he never extracted profit from there.
1) FHA, made/makes a fortune from the Micro-finance.
That's due to the inherent difference of planning, between a Professor and a CA ...