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LAPO’s Laudable Lift

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In mid-1980s, against the back drop of financial difficulties of poor Nigerians following the liberalisation policies of ... Continue Reading →
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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 →
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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 →
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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 →
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10 Indicators

Muhammad Yunus Every year GB staff evaluate their work and check whether the socio-economic situation of GB members is improving. GB evaluates poverty level of the borrowers using ... Continue Reading →
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Bulletin Board

GT TARGETS 10 MILLION OF THE POOREST Grameen Trust presented the institutional action plan of its partner Grameen replication projects in an associated session of the second Microcredit ... Continue Reading →
Letters from Kosovo

Letters from Kosovo

Weekly Statement No. 135/136 The time has come when we will soon be completing our first phase of Grameen replication program in Kosovo. Looking back, one can see how our three-year ... Continue Reading →
What is Microcredit

What is Microcredit ?

Much of the current interest in microcredit stems from the Microcredit Summit (2-4 February 1997), and the activities that went into organizing the event. The definition of microcredit ... Continue Reading →
Village Phones

Village Phones

The concept of Village Phone is an idea which caught people’s imagination. Grameen Bank members have entered the age of information technology by leasing and purchasing cellular ... Continue Reading →
Dr. Yunus Awarded Golden Cross

Dr. Yunus Awarded Golden Cross

Professor Muhammad Yunus was awarded the Golden Cross of the Civil Order of Social Solidarity by the Spanish Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs. In a ceremony held at the Zarzuela ... Continue Reading →