John C. Whitehead will be laid to rest today in New York City. He will be remembered as a longtime friend and champion of Grameen Foundation and global efforts to defeat poverty. (Photo: Bloomberg)
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.
02/17/2015 by Alex Counts
12/22/2014 by Alex Counts
Alex Counts meets with a microfinance client in Banda Aceh in May 2007 to learn how she is recovering from the tsunami
This piece was first published on NextBillion.
Digital financial services will allow more people to manage their accounts remotely
By Gigi Gatti and Sharada Ramanathan
Participants at the GSMA conference experimented with paper protoypes of mobile services they would offer to low-income users
By Faisal Wahedi and Sharada Ramanathan with input from Neetu Bansal