The Grameen Generalised System

Designed to Open New Possibilities

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Lessons Learnt Over Quarter of a Century Grameen Bank has come a long way since it began its journey in the village of ... Continue Reading →

Women’s Empowerment, Microcredit, IT and Poverty

Muhammad Yunus Three years back we surveyed the educational status of Grameen borrowers’ children and we were pleasantly surprised. Not only were all of them in schools, many ... Continue Reading →
Turkish Grameen Microcredit Project

Turkish Grameen Microcredit Project

The Turkish Grameen Microcredit Project (TGMP) has taken off and is now slowly spreading out in Diyarbakir province in eastern Turkey. It is providing financial services to the poorest ... Continue Reading →
What is Microcredit

Role of Microcredit

Summary  The present report has been prepared in response to a request contained in General Assembly resolution 52/194 of 18 December 1997. This is the first time the Secretary-General ... Continue Reading →
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 →