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Iqbal Quadir:
Iqbal Quadir: i telefoni cellulari combattono la povertà

TEDGlobal 2005 · 15:52 · Filmed Jul 2005
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Iqbal Quadir: Iqbal Quadir: i telefoni cellulari combattono la povertà
15:52 · Filmed July 2005 at TEDGlobal 2005 · Subtitles available in 19 languages

Iqbal Quadir racconta di come le sue esperienze prima di bambino povero in Bangladesh, e successivamente come banchiere a New York, l'hanno portato alla fondazione di un operatore telefonico che porta connettività a 80 milioni di Bengalesi nelle campagne - e a diventare campione di uno sviluppo che parte dalla base.

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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