Chairperson of Norwegian Nobel Committee Professor Ole Danbolt Mjos with Grameen Bank Borrowers, July 2008

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.

July 16, 2016

Grameen Trust (GT) reaches 1,517 Nobin Uddyoktas (NUs) by the end of  51st Internal Social Business Design Lab (ISBDL) held on July 14, 2016. The Design Lab was chaired by Professor H. I. Latifee, Managing Director,Grameen Trust where fifty proposals were presented by the potential NUs. Out of fifty  proposals,... Continue reading

April 24, 2016

Grameen Trust (GT) reached 1,007 Nobin Uddyokta (NUs) at its 39th Internal Social Business Design Lab (ISBDL) held on April 13, 2016. The Design Lab was chaired by Professor H. I. Latifee, Managing Director Grameen Trust. Thirty nine proposals were presented by the potential NUs during the Lab. Out of... 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