Stories tagged with conflict zones

Jun 6, 2013 GO Global Update



A borrower in Iraq. We obscure the identities of many of our borrowers in conflict zones for their protection.
 

Few people question the morality of micro-lending. But when it comes to making loans to borrowers in conflict zones, my first question is, "Is it moral?" More on this later. First, I think it's important for people to understand the realities of conflict zones. 

What is war? Aside from violence and destruction (which has a lengthy history of thought and regulation), war is defined by Clausewitz...

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