A Beggar's Loan - Why Poverty?
July 11, 2013
This video by an initiative called 'Why Poverty' looks at how aid from the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh has made a difference in one woman's life. Chabna, who used to beg for a living, now runs her own small business selling yoghurt.
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