WPI celebrates Martin Burt's efforts to eradicate poverty
Oct 25, 2019
Martin Burt, visiting professor of social entrepreneurship at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, is founder and chief executive officer of Fundación Paraguaya, a nonprofit devoted to the promotion of social entrepreneurship and economic self-reliance to eliminate poverty around the world.
A pioneer in applying new poverty metrics, microfinance, micro-franchise, youth entrepreneurship, financial literacy and financially self-sufficient agricultural technical vocational methodologies, Burt shares what he has learned studying cultures around the world in his new book, Who Owns Poverty? LEER MÁS.