Developing Social Businesses and using Microfinance for Sustainable Solutions to Poverty

 

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Children forced to Scavenge on Dumpsites across as Asia for USD1 per day Read more »

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Quality Education is Vital to Escape Poverty Permanently Read more »

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Microfinance provides income and hope for the future Read more »

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Social Business development provides training and sustainable income Read more »

 

The poor themselves can create a poverty-free world .... all we have to do is to free them from the chains that we have put around them.
- Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Laureate and founder of the Grameen Bank

Social business uses the dynamic principles of business and the skills,determination and experience of the poor to create a fairer world by lifting millions of very poor people out of poverty.
- Peter Hunt, Chair of Grameen Australia

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Grameen Australia is leading the way in the development of Social Businesses to provide employment for the poor and give them the skills and financial responsibility to escape poverty permanently.

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Grameen Australia's Microfinance Program is empowering poor people to change their lives through the creation of their own successful small businesses

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Grameen Australia is delighted to announce the launch of its Facebook Page. Grameen Australia is empowering people to change their lives through the implementation of innovative Microfinance and Social Business Projects in communities in great need in Asia. As a Friend of Grameen Australia we hope our Page provides you with the opportunity to join in discussions regarding our activities and perhaps even become more involved in our important work supporting people in great need. You can find out more on our website at http://www.grameen.org.au

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