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.

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Alex Counts is the President and CEO of Grameen Foundation.


Yeardley Smith with microfinance client

Yeardley Smith with Fonkoze client


Yeardley Smith

Yeardley Smith

Actress and television voice of Lisa Simpson, Yeardley Smith has teamed up with Grameen Foundation to fight poverty.


by Celeste Hamilton, Community Outreach Coordinator,

I know banks are getting a bad rap right now. But hear me out.


by Ging Ledesma, Manager, Monitoring and Administration Unit of Oikocredit’s Department of Credit Operations