Welcome to Grameen Trust

Grameen Trust is committed to the cause of poverty alleviation. It uses microcredit as a tool for fighting poverty and follows Grameen Bank Approach for the purpose. It was established by Professor Muhammad Yunus in 1989. It is a non-profit and non-government organisation.

Social Business

Grameen Trust is engaged in Social Business initiatives with Grameen Intel Social Business, Grameen Shakti Samajik Byabosha Ltd and GTS (Grameen Trust Sampan). It also supports Nobin Udyokta program.

GT Replication Program

Grameen Trust in collaboration with Grameen Bank and the Grameen network partners will organize the following Grameen International Dialogue and Training Programs for microcredit practitioners worldwide in 2014.

Internship Program

The Grameen Trust internship program provides opportunities for students interested in development issues to expand their knowledge about the Grameen Bank Approach. Interns visit projects and collect data for individual research projects, as well as acquiring valuable experience with which to complement their graduate study or career pursuits. They also have access to the GT library, which has a rich collection of materials on Grameen Bank, microcredit, development and poverty related issues.

GT Programs

Grameen Trust in collaboration with Grameen Bank and the Grameen network partners will organize the following Grameen International Dialogue and Training Programs for microcredit practitioners worldwide in 2014. Interested organizations or individuals are requested to write to Grameen Trust, Grameen Bank Bhaban, Mirpur – 2, Dhaka – 1216, Bangladesh; Phone: 880-2-9017038, Fax: 880-2-9036319; E-mail: g_trust@grameen.com and gtagmt@grameen.com for more information.

August 30, 2015

SOCIAL BUSINESS DAY 2016 will be held on July 28, 2016 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Continue reading

August 9, 2015

Grameen Trust (GT) is committed to support and promote Nobin Udyokta (New Entrepreneur) program, which is specially designed for the children of Grameen Bank borrowers to create employment for themselves as well as others by using their creative, innovative and entrepreneurial skills. It is a new dimension of social business... Continue reading

May 27, 2015

Nobin Udyokta Program (NUP) is an innovative program for turning unemployment into entrepreneurship. Father of Microcredit and Social Business, Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus introduced this program in 2013. The program witnessed a significant progress in 2014. It has entered into 2015 with a great promise of identifying, supporting and... Continue reading