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Former Mexican President Vicente Fox and Danone CEO Franck Riboud will Speak at Global Microcredit Summit in Spain
Category: Events | By CMC-2011, 19-Sep-2011 | Viewed 4866  Comments 0 | Original Source
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Former Mexican President Vicente Fox will chair the plenary session titled "Challenges to the Field and Solutions: Over-Indebtedness, Client Drop-Outs, Unethical Collection Practices, Exorbitant Interest Rates, Mission Drift, Poor Governance Structures and More."  

Groupe Danone Chairman and CEO Franck Riboud will join Muhammad Yunus on the Summit plenary titled "Social Business and Microfinance: Building Partnerships with Corporations and Other Entities To Speed the End of Poverty." Danone, the global food industry giant, has joined Grameen Bank in a social business that provides low-cost, nutritious yogurt in the villages of Bangladesh to help combat malnutrition among poor children.

The Global Microcredit Summit will be held November 14-17, 2011 in Valladolid, Spain. To see a list of all workshops and confirmed Summit speakers, click here.

For more information, visit: http://www.globalmicrocreditsummit2011.org

More information on Group Danone:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Groupe_Danone

More on Vicente Fox:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vicente_Fox
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