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Social Business for a World of Three Zeros


Event details

Date and time 11.12.2017 12:1513:15  
Place and room
Speaker Professor Muhammad YUNUS - Prix Nobel de la Paix en 2006
Category Conferences - Seminars

We have the honour of welcoming Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus’ for an official visit on the EPFL campus. As part of his visit on the EPFL campus, you will have the opportunity to attend a public conference titled ‘Social business for a world of three zeros: zero poverty, zero unemployment and zero net carbon emissions’.
Prof. Muhammad Yunus is a Bangladeshi social entrepreneur, banker, economist, and civil society leader who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006 for founding the Grameen Bank and pioneering the concepts of microfinance and social business. Prof. Muhammad Yunus created the idea of ‘Social Business’ to solve the global social problems in health, education and poverty.


Practical information

  • General public
  • Registration required