Muhammad Yunus

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate & Founder of Grameen Bank

How to hire Muhammad Yunus

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  • 2008 - Named number 2 in Foreign Policy Magazin's top 100 Global Thinkers 
  • 2006 - Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 
  • 2000 - Received the King Hussein Humanitarian Leadership Award
  • 1994 - Received CARE, USA; World Food Prize
  • 1993 - Member of the International Advisory Group for the Fourth World Conference on Women
  • 1993 - Awarded the Mohamed Shabdeen Award for Science
  • 1993 - Awarded the Sri Lanka; Humanitarian Award
  • 1987 - Named World Food Prize Foundation, USA; lndependence Day Awar recipient 
  • 1983 - Founder of the Grameen Bank
  • 1969 - Received a PhD in Economics from Vanderbilt
  • Awarded 50 honorary doctorates