Giorgio Garini; Filmakers Library, inc.; Amka Films Productions.; Monogatari (Milan, Italy); Televisione della Svizzera italiana.
|語言註釋：||In English and Bengali [?] with English subtitles; credits in Italian.|
|餘額：||Photography, Giuseppe Baresi.|
|描述：||1 videocassette (61 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.|
Banking for the poor
|責任：||una produzione Monogatari, Amka Films in coproduzione con TSI Televisione Svizzera ; montaggio e regio, Giorgio Garini.|
A documentary about the Grameen Bank, founded in Bangladesh in 1983 for the purpose of making micro-loans to poor people, enabling them to start small businesses and rise out of poverty. Includes interviews with women running businesses funded by Grameen Bank and with the founder, Bangladeshi economist Muhammad Yunas.
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(發佈的EMRO讀者 2003-12-10 )
In 1972, Muhammad Yunas, a Bangladeshi Economics professor, observed the hardship of this countryâs poor who worked for as little as 2 cents per day. These impoverished cottage industry workers would borrow money from corrupt local distributors who would (1) sell the workerâs wares, forbidding them...