Testimonials from Experts

FXB is changing the lives of some of the world’s poorest people, breaking the cycle of extreme poverty and enabling them to provide for themselves and their families for years to come. But don’t take our word for it – hear from some of the world’s most acclaimed development scholars.

Kofi Annan

Former Secretary-General of the United Nations


Sir Fazle Hasan Abed

BRAC Founder and Chairperson


Lincoln Chen

BRAC USA Chairperson

Barbara Walters

News Anchor and Journalist



Harvey Fineberg

President of the Institute of Medicine, USA & Dean of the Harvard School of Public Health 1997-2001

Sir James Wolfensohn

President of the World Bank, 1995-2005

Professor Amartya Sen

Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences, 1998


David Ignatius

Associate Editor, The Washington Post

Julio Frenk

Dean of the Harvard School of Public Health

Dr Paul Farmer

Co-founder of Partners in Health & Harvard University Professor