The Rise and Fall of Microcredit

Of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) established in 2000 by the United Nations, that of halving the number of poor on the planet within 2015, an objective that was proposed again last year in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), stood out for its importance. The North American, European and Japanese economies have been lead to unprecedented developments by the triumphal march of capitalism, allowing millions to reach a high level of wellbeing.