107 nations at Halifax conference: micro-credit/micro-finance (2006/11/12-1
November 13, 2006
Nobel Peace Prize winner, economist Muhammad Yunus worked on establishing micro-credit in Bangladeshi for decades. This is urgently needed to help billions of the world’s poorest people for whom the traditional donor mentality does not work. Delegates include Minister Peter MacKay, Queen Sofia of Spain, president of Honduras.