Grameen Foundation in the News

Source: Computerworld India

Grameen Foundation and Accenture Labs have developed AI and AR apps to help improve financial literacy in underserved communities.

Source: Euromoney magazine

Royston Braganza of Grameen Capital India discusses the potential for harnessing capital in India to tackle social challenges.

Source: CSR Box

Prabhat Labh of Grameen Foundation India calls for a paradigm shift in India that moves financial inclusion from "providing financial literacy to building financial and digital finance capability."

Source: Better India

A Grameen Foundation/Freedom from Hunger India Trust program is helping to reduce malnutrition rates and boost women’s confidence in India.

Source: Global Washington

Lauren Hendricks, Grameen Foundation’s executive vice president for Program Strategy and Institutional Relations discusses how the organization’s approach to looking at interconnected problems and solutions.

Source: IndiaSpend

In an email interview, Prabhat Labh, CEO of Grameen Foundation India, discusses the need for India to think about digital financial inclusion at the level of the ecosystem.

Source: Financial Express

Prabhat Labh, CEO of Grameen Foundation India, says we need a shift in the cultural mindset, putting the client first and creating better products that meet their goals and aspirations.

Source: Humentum (formerly Inside NGO)

There has been a lot of talk in the development sector about mergers and integrations. Bonnie Cockman, Grameen Foundation's CFO shared the organization's integration experience over the past year.

Source: Center for Financial Inclusion Blog

Brigitta Nyawira, a Grameen Foundation program manger in Kenya, discusses the role of technology in helping women access formal financial services.

Source: Next Billion

Gigi Gatti, Grameen Foundation's regional director, Asia, and country director, Philippines, explores the lessons we have learned from the FarmerLink pilot program in the Philippines.

Source: Business Standard

Grameen Foundation India's recent report on low bank usage in India is cited.

Source: Stanford Social Innovation Review

Grameen Foundation's former director of AppLab Uganda, Eric Cantor, writes about risks and mitigation strategies in digital product innovation in the social sector, highlighting some of Grameen Foundation's early experiences.

Source: New Security Beat

Speaking at a conference on resilience hosted at the Wilson Center, Cassie Chandler noted that resilience can be achieved when organizations learn to step back after support is provided to insure that individuals can work autonomously in the long run.

Source: Diginomica

Grameen Foundation is cited for its role in at 2014 discovery workshop that helped MasterCard develop a new digital voucher platform.


A piece on the impact of artificial intelligence on international development cites Prabhat Labh's blog on technology in India as an example of how technology can offer solutions, rather than negatively disrupt industries and markets.