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GSL congratulates Dr. Yunus on his Congressional Medal achievement
The 2006 nobel lauriet Dr. Yunus is bestowed with United State of America's highest civilian award - Congressional Gold Medal. GSL also shares this pride as Dr. Yunus is the founder Chairman of this organization. The award is an official recognition of his battle against global poverty and dream a better world for underprivileged.

 

A Congressional Gold Medal is an award bestowed by the United States Congress to persons "who have performed an achievement that has an impact on American history and culture that is likely to be recognized as a major achievement in the recipient's field long after the achievement." - as wikipedia reads.

 

Before him Sir Thomas Alva Edison, R F Kennedy, Mother Teressa, Nelson Mandela, Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi have received the same honour.