When we study how women empowerment ended extreme rural poverty of a billion Asians 1972-2019 we need to map value chains of 1 village, microfranchise solutions across hundred thousand village, national leadership and worldwide intervention in aid. When The Economist advised understanding what brac did that other microcredit did not it was referring to the integration of value chains al all these levels.
This is how Fazle Abed manually blueprinted market structures when 20th c villages meant no access to eg electricity grids as well as linked partners in leapfrog models once solar provided electricity and mo9biles provided communications
2.5 here is how forbes reported brac dairy's nation leading value chain in 2008
One of the last interviews made of fazle abed covering 1970-2017- ngo advisor had just rated brac most effective /efficient