Some would say MOBILE GAMECHANGER OF VALUE CHAINS is the greatest of Yunus's 3 entrepreneurial revolutions- with grameenphone bringing mobile networking to villages before cities in bangaldesh - and changing the whole scope of grameen .
Previously 1976-1996 yunus had innovated the greatest manual grassroots networks around banking centres that also bring ownership of comunity market and knowledge hubbing to the poorest in the vilage - 60 mothers per centre and 60 centres per banking office whose small maangement team walk to each centre once a week. Whereas from 2005 he aimed to form global brand parnerships to remediate the purpose of every market round communities' most vital needs and fully employe livelihoods.
Yunus Commencement Speech to Massachussetts Insitute of Technology 2008 is published in JSB vol1 issue 4 Dec2011- MIT has more gamechanging experiments going on with mobile than any network anywhere.
Free Download JOSB vol 1 issue 3 Oct 2011 Yunus pp 9-15 - speech Yunus made at 1997at inaugural microcreditsummit is interesting - he wqas clealy hoping this could be the peoples greatest millennium goal summits even as Grameenphone was just in its forst year of strating up
Free Download JOSB vol 1 issue 1 2010 Ashir Ahmed , Professor Okada et al Japan launches Grameen Technology Lab to experiment with poor-friendly technology pp 92-105 "The way technologies have been commodotised does not serve the poor, the largest community in the world. Many problems on health, education, business and agriculture can be solved simply if developers, managers and distributors of technologies consider the requirements of this largely unreached population. Kyushu University in Japan and Grameen in Bangladesh jointly undertook initiatives to explore the field of social-needs-based technology and product development. This article introduces some of our first innovation initiatives."