October 31st is not just about Halloween; it’s also about savings. October 31st was established as World Savings Day in 1924 to promote savings globally. Today also marks the end of Grameen Foundation’s four-year, $9.78 million savings project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Grameen Foundation Insights
The global movement to end poverty and hunger depends on the constant exchange of experience and ideas. That’s why we are eager to share our experiences with people like you.
Our Insights blog shares lessons learned from leaders in the field; examines efforts to bring resources and services to poor communities; and reviews how poverty-focused organizations are using data for greater impact.
Last week, Grameen Foundation CEO, Alex Counts, posted an update to his personal blog about some promising new ideas on researching the effectiveness of microfinance.
Today, Cisco asked us all to share our vision of how the Internet of Everything can improve our world, by "connecting the unconnected".
By Kimberly Davies. Cross-posted from Kiva.