The team of Yunus Social Business (Germany, Haiti and Albania) participated in the Social Business Day in Dhaka on June 28th. This day was celebrated worldwide to highlight the importance of the concept of Social Business in sustainably solving social problems. For more information and the agenda you can click here. Around Social Business Day there were field trips to some of the Grameen Social Businesses in the fields of healthcare, employment, marketing, production, ampng others.
It was also possible to participate in the online activities around social business day. To see all videos, please click here.
Along with The Center for Sustainable Finance and Private Wealth (CSP) at the University of Zurich went out and about around São Paulo at the start of February to explore the ecosystem of social businesses and investment. Take a look at our fantastic week in the video:
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