Idham Ibty

Ashoka Fellow
Fellow Since 1992
This description of Idham Ibty's work was prepared when Idham Ibty was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1992.
Idham Ibty of Yogyakarta is building a new community-based and interest-free credit system for petty traders and other grassroots micro-businesses. The rich of the community are the investors and shareholders, and are paid a flat ten percent of the total profits of any business that takes a loan.
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