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Iqbal Quadir:
Iqbal Quadir dice que los móviles luchan contra la pobreza

TEDGlobal 2005 · 15:52 · Filmed Jul 2005
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Iqbal Quadir: Iqbal Quadir dice que los móviles luchan contra la pobreza
15:52 · Filmed July 2005 at TEDGlobal 2005 · Subtitles available in 19 languages

Iqbal Quadir nos cuenta cómo sus experiencias de niño en la zona pobre de Bangladesh, y más tarde como banquero en Nueva York, le llevaron a poner en marcha un operador de telefonía móvil que conecta a 80 millones de personas en el ámbito rural bangladesí... y a convertirse en un campeón del desarrollo local.

Founder, GrameenPhone
Iqbal Quadir is an advocate of business as a humanitarian tool. With GrameenPhone, he brought the first commercial telecom services to poor areas of Bangladesh. His latest project will help rural entrepreneurs build power plants. Full bio
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