Washington, D.C., June 4, 2014 - Grameen Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of a new certification program for organizations and businesses that serve or work with poor communities.
Program aims to extend mobile financial services access to the unbanked and under-banked in Kenya
Nairobi, Kenya, April 14, 2014 – MasterCard, has announced a collaboration with Grameen Foundation on AppLab Money, an initiative that is designed to create mobile financial services products for the unbanked and under-banked in Kenya. Grameen Foundation will work with Jamii Bora Bank to research, design and test products that will be delivered through Jamii Bora’s extensive operations across the country.
Washington, D.C., April 10, 2014 - The Vodafone Americas Foundation has announced that TaroWorks™ is one of seven finalists finalists for its sixth annual Wireless Innovation Project Competition™ (WIP). A product of Grameen Foundation, TaroWorks is a mobile field force management tool.
Washington, D.C., March 26, 2014 – Grameen Foundation has announced a new $500,000 matching campaign to support its Last Mile Initiative, a five-year campaign to help 1 million poor people living in rural Latin America improve their lives.
Microcredit Summit Campaign Announces Newest Commitment: Grameen Foundation To Advance The Practice Of Poverty Measurement Through The Progress Out Of Poverty Index® (PPI®)
"IA 50" Showcase Features Experienced Impact Investment Fund Managers
Bankers without Borders® to award end-to-end volunteer management technology solution to 5 organizations with promising volunteer initiatives.
Grameen Foundation today announced that it has received a grant from The Moody’s Foundation to enable poverty data to be used more effectively by social sector organizations to measure, track and report on their clients’ poverty levels using the Progress out of Poverty Index® (PPI®).
Will Lead Initiatives to Expand Global Mobile Agriculture and Health Services for the Rural Poor
Three New Members Also Elected to Board
Grameen Foundation has been selected as a 2013 IDG Computerworld Honors Program Laureate for its innovations in mobile health (mHealth).
Today Grameen Foundation announced that it has joined the Better Than Cash Alliance, an initiative founded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Citi, Ford Foundation, Omidyar Network, USAID, U.N. Capital Development Fund and Visa Inc., by committing to continue transitioning payments from cash to electronic through its mobile financial services and mobile agriculture efforts.
Becomes 33rd Member of Unique Collaboration of World's Leading Humanitarian Organizations
New Services to Provide Income-generating Opportunities to the “Next 60 Million” Indonesians Living at the Bottom of the Socio-Economic Pyramid