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.

Latest Posts


by Brian Weinberg, Director, Recycle to Eradicate Poverty

Brian visiting local water well

Brian Weinberg (left)


For many, 2009 represents a year of change at home and abroad. What is YOUR New Year's resolution for change that will help end poverty worldwide?

Tell us!


Scott Budde is Managing Director of Global Social and Community Investing at TIAA-CREF


By Jon Gillespie-Brown, Author “So you want to be an entrepreneur?”


In my opinion Social entrepreneurship is in fact a subset of a much more powerful global phenomenon called “Contribution”.

An example of this working in the real world is my book “So you want to be an entrepreneur?” – All the profits from the book go to the Grameen Foundation!