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.

October 19, 2014

Grameen Trust (GT) is committed to support and promote Nobin Udyokta (new entrepreneur) Projects for the children of Grameen Bank members to create employment for themselves as well as others by using their creative, innovative and entrepreneurial skills. In September 2014, GT submitted ten proposals for Nobin Udyokta (NU) projects... Continue reading

August 10, 2014

The Founder and Chairman of Grameen America Inc.(GAI) Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus cut the ribbon on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 to officially inaugurate the  Training Institute of GAI in Long Island City, Queens. This is the first Training Institute for Microfinance in USA. The Training Institute of GAI will train... Continue reading

May 29, 2014

The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded Professor Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize at a star-studded ceremony held at the Oslo City Hall on December 10, 2006. Professor Yunus and Mosammat Taslima Begum, who represented Grameen Bank, received Nobel Peace Prize Medal and Diploma from the Chairman... Continue reading