By  on August 28, 2013

Bangladeshi banker and economist Muhammad Yunus has long been acknowledged as a man of ideas, having won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006 for his grassroots Grameen Bank and the U.S. Congressional Gold Medal in 2010. His latest award came Tuesday when he received the 2013 National Human Rights Award from the Bangladesh Human Rights Commission.

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