what most urgent contributions can alumni of fazle abed as largest ngo coalition connect with soros osun purpose- is there a connection linking ashesi sdg-university collaboratory across africa and brac's out of asia?
of first 12 universities of soros coalition OSUN open society university network, brac and ashesi are only major ones hq'd in developing world- south asia's bangladesh, africa's ghana- whether the challenge is virus, on the first year that online education is as vital as real schooling experiential -community voices of africa, asia urgent/critical to 2020s sdg decade
fazle abed at brac innovated coalitions of girls barefoot village health service - the origin of peer to peer microfinance 1970-2000, the origin of brac university 2001 onwards linking dhaka with start of brac international in netherlands- epidemiologist and swarthmore college leader David Fraser helped start up brac university's board of governors
george soros philanthropy began s.africa late 1970s, from 1983 he hosted london dialogues anticipating fall of berlin wall and impact on his nation of birth hungary-around 1990 he founded his university ceu and helped gorbachev co-brand various movements including open society and with club of rome nobel peace laureate summit- soros discovered bangladesh in 2 totally different ways clinton-yunus microcreditsummit from 1997-
soros first to give grant to mobile phone village leapfroging 1996= today brac's bkash.com unites mit-dubai-gates-jack ma in number 1 model of fintech for unbanked villages
soros helped jim kim. paul farmer and bill gates discover brac health networks
global education prizes
2012 inaugural laureate with wise sheikha moza
2013 open society laureate- soros ceu budapest with extra guest paul farmer
last 3 honors before death of sir fazle dec 2019- yidan prize, dutch royal honor, ban ki-moon asks brac uni to help research global climate adaptability- moon's global hub vienna now location of ceu
connecting new university collaboratory?
abed's first 2 motivations in founding brac u - seed process to train future public servants- his strategy to be the future support leaps government needed not to confront gov the way yunus did
university only sector where market leadership grows across centuries- so best chance his legacy of girls end poverty continues to thrive
abed's final move- connect berkeley yale mit mountain view shenzen-hong kong university systems with brac university by appoint ingvincent chang as vc https://www.bracu.ac.bd/about/people/professor-vincent-chang-phd +1 (626) 512-1809 health college twitter BRAC JPGSPH (@BRACJPGSPH) | Twitter
sincerely, chris macrae washington dc norman macrae foundation +1 240 316 8157
generations of my scottish diaspora family have kept diaries of smithian precepts for advancing human lot- after surviving worldwar 2 as teen navigating airplanes over modernday myanmar, dad norman macrae spent 45 years at the economist to 1991 -his last project started sending chinese and european female journalist graduates to bangladesh 2007- we try and keep notes at our fan web http://www.ebrac.com - in remembrance of dad japan embassy in dhaka and sir fazle abed hosted roundtable on future of university in 2012