Is Bigger Better?

Armstrong, David
June 2008
Forbes Asia;6/2/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p65
The article focuses on former executive for Shell Oil Co. and founder of Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) Fazle Hasan Abed. It states that the organization he founded in 1972, BRAC, became the largest antipoverty group in the world, with 110,000 paid employees and a $482 million annual budget. Abed has replicated all-in-one programs like microloan in 1,000 urban slums and 70,000 rural villages across Bangladesh.


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