What is Microcredit

Role of Microcredit

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Training Programs

Training Programs

Recognizing the diverse backgrounds of participants, the International Program Department offers several training programs to best meet the individual needs of its participants. GRAMEEN ... Continue Reading →

Venture Projects

Venture projects are established with private entrepreneurs or organizations outside Grameen family. Grameen CyberNet Limited (GCL) Formed with 51% equity financed by Grameen ... Continue Reading →

Education and Healthcare for the Poor

“Grameen Bank lends money to extremely poor people, particularly women, without collateral, without any legal instrument, without any group guarantee, without joint liability, and ... Continue Reading →

Indonesia – Revival of Grameen

New start-ups training with KUM and MKEJ The new national network of Grameen replications in Indonesia had a large turnout at its second meeting on 14 to 16 May, in Malang, East Java. ... Continue Reading →

Promoting Self Reliance Through Credit

Presidential Trust Fund for Self-Reliance (PTF) supported microfinance program in Tanzania, was established at the initiative of the Government of Tanzania in 1984. It was incorporated ... Continue Reading →

LAPO’s Laudable Lift

In mid-1980s, against the back drop of financial difficulties of poor Nigerians following the liberalisation policies of its government, a social reformer, Mr. Godwin Ehigiamusoe came ... Continue Reading →

Greater Resources and New Partnerships

Professor Muhammad Yunus in his keynote address at the Grameen Microfinance Forum in Asia, emphasized the need for mobilizing greater resources and developing new partnerships to make ... Continue Reading →

SEF Reaches the Poorest

The SEF (The Small Enterprise Foundation) aims at alleviation of poverty by working with the very poor in a sustainable manner. Until recently SEF was unique amongst SA MFIs in its ... Continue Reading →

SHARE Wins Award

Mr. Udaia Kumar’s work in microcredit won him the Changemaker Award  in Hyderabad in October, where the organisation he founded, SHARE, was lauded for bringing a business ... Continue Reading →