Alex Counts, president, CEO and founder of Grameen Foundation, recently faced Vikram Akula, chair and founder of SKS, the largest microfinance institution (MFI) in India, in an Oxford-style debate at the Asia Society in New York City.
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Stephanie Denzer is Program Associate for Grameen Foundation’s Human Capital Center (HCC).
Julius Matovu and Olga Morawczynski work on Grameen Foundation's financial literacy initiative in Uganda.
This is part two of of a two part blog series. If you haven't yet, we recommend you read Part One of his blog post series.
Jason Hahn describes his initial impressions of Uganda upon his return to the United States. Jason is the Information and Communication Technology Innovation (ICTI) Development Manager at Grameen Foundation. The ICTI team develops, tests and advances mobile phone products and services in Uganda, Indonesia, and Ghana to improve health care, farming, banking, and more.