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2. Lehaz Uddin 2015110000050
3. Tahmina Akter 2014010000117
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6. Md. Jahurul Haque 2015010000172
WHAT IS LEADER?
A leader steps up in times of crisis, and is able to
think and act creatively in difficult situations.
Leadership is both a research area and a practical skill,
regarding the ability of an individual or organization
to "lead" or guide other individuals, teams, or entire
Dr. Muhammad yunus is a Bangladesh social
entrepreneur Banker, Economist and civil social
leader who was awarded Novel peace prize for
founding Grameen Bank and pioneering the
concept of microcredit and microfinance.
Professor Muhammad yunus is the recipient of
more than 50 honorary degrees from universities
across 20 countries. He has received 112 award
from 26 countries including state honours from
6. EARLY LIFE:
• Muhammad yunus was born in 28th June, 1940 in the village
of Bathua,in Hathhazari, Chittagong. He was third of 9
children. His father was a successful goldsmith who always
encouraged his sons to seek higher education. But his biggest
influence his mother,Sufia Khatun,who always helped any
poor that knocked on their door. This inspiration him to
commit himself to education of poverty. His early years were
spent in the village.
In 1974 Vera Forostenko, a student os Russian
literature at Vanderbilt University. Yunus later
married Afrozi Yunus, who is a professor of physics at
Jahangir agar University.
Studied at Lamabager Primary School in
He passed the matriculation examination
from Chittagong Collegiate School securing
the the 16th position among 39000 students in
In 1957, he enrolled in the department of
economics at Dhaka University.
Completed his BBA 1960 and MA in 1961.
8. AFTER GRADUATION
• He was appointed as a lecturer in economics in Chittagong college
• Obtained his PhD in economics from Vanderbilt University in the united
states through the graduate program in Economic Development(GPED)
• From 1969 to 1972, Yunus was an assistant professor of economics at
Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro.
• After 1972 he joined as a professor of economics at Chittagong
• Yunus lent USS27 of his money to 42 women in the village. who make a
profit BDT0.50 (USS0.2) each on the loan.
• He became involved with poverty reduction after observing the famine
of 1974,and established a rural economic program as a research project.
10. HISTORY of GRAMEEN
The Grameen Bank is a Novel peach prize winning
microfinance organization and community development
bank found in Bangladesh. It gives small loans (known as
microcredit) to the rural poor people to remove the
unemployment by doing small business and making them
self-independent. Grameen bank, The pioneering intuition in
he field of poverty finance is now serving 2.6 million
borrowers with 95% as women. All it clients at the time of
their first loans were among the poorest. Given the access to
credit, They have an enbling environment to strive for better
line to cross poverty line and to continue to improve.
11. INFORMATION ABOUT
Founded in 1983.
Grameen Bank has 2565
It works in 81379 villages.
Grameen bank has 2.6 million
Net income 10.76 million USD
Total staffs is 22,149
Total assets 12,435,830,045
Taka (176.67 million USD)
Nobel Peace Prize
Muhammad yunus was awarded the Nobel peace
prize, along with Grameen Bank, for their efforts to
create economic and social development. In the prize
announcement The Norwegian committee
Dr. Yunus has been awarded 50 honorary doctorate
degrees from universities across 20 countries, and
112 international award from 26 different countries
including state honor from 10 countries. In January
2008, Houston, Texas declared 14 January as
`Muhammad Yunus day”
On Google+, Professor Yunus is one of the most
followed person worldwide, with over 1.7 million
17. LEGANCY & HONOR
• In 2006, awarded Nobel peace Prize for his finance
work. Chosen by Wharton School of Business in
Philadelphia as one of The 25 Most Influences
Business Persons of the past 25 Years, covered in a
• In 2006, Times managzine ranked him as one of the
top 12 business leaders, including him among 60
years of Asian heroes.
In 2008 yunus was voted 2nd on the list of Top 100
Public Intellectual an open online poll conducted by
prospect Magazine(UK) and Foreign (United
18. OTHER AWARDS
• Muhammad Shabdeen Award (1993),Sri Lanka
• Humanitarian Award (1993), CARE, USA.
• Independence Day Award (1987), Bangladesh’s
• Volvo Environment prize (2003),Sweden
• The Seoul Peace Prize (2006)
• The Social Entrepreneur of the year Award at The
Asian Award (2010)
20. MUHAMMAD YUNUS AT THE
ANNUAL MEETING 2009 OF
THE WORLD ECONOMIC
FORUM IN DAVOS
22. BOOKS OF DR.YUNUS
• Three Farmers of
• Jorimon and others.
• Grameen bank .as I
• Banker to the poor.
• Creating a Without
Since late November 2010, several allegations have been
made against yunus.These allegations started when a
documentary, titled Caught in Micro Debt, was aired on
Norweigian television on 30 November 2010, criticizing
microcredit and blaming Grameen bank on several points.
The Government announced a review into the activities of
Grameen Bank on 11 January 2011.
On 15 February 2011, the Finance Minister of Bangladesh,
Abul Mal Abdul Muhith, declared that Muhammad Yunus
Should “stay away” from Grameen Bank while it is being
On 8 March 2011, the Bangladeshi court removed yunus
From Grameen Bank Managing Director.
25. TRAITS THEORY OF
Muhammad Yunus and Grameen
Bank were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
for 2006 for their work to "create economic
and social development from below".
Grameen Bank's objective since its
establishment in 1983 has been to grant
poor people small loans on easy terms - so-
called micro-credit - and Yunus was the