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Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Micro-lending: Poverty Solution or Illusion? A Critical panel discussion

2013-14 / 9th Annual TorontotheBetter Action Learning Series
FOR A BETTER Toronto IN A BETTER WORLD
                                  ALL TorontotheBetter EVENTS ARE PAY WHAT YOU CAN                                                            - Proceeds to the Alliance for Toronto’s Social Economy [ATSE]

*Tuesday November 26,2013- 7pm at OISE 252 Bloor St. West. Toronto- Room #5-280     

“Micro-lending: Poverty solution or illusion?”  
Movie excerpt from Tom Heinemann's "Caught in MicroDebt"           and discussion. 
Speakers: Eugene Ellmen – Oikocredit Canada and rep from the Peel Poverty Action Group. 

The micro-loan revolution set in motion by Nobel Prize winner Mohammed Yunnus goes on, but does it achieve what it promises? And look who’s driving it. 

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