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 Updates

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.

November 30, 2016

An Experience of Nobin Udyokta program in Bangladesh Brief Concept of Social Business: A social business is a new concept in Business sector. It is a new kind of business. It is different from a traditional profit-maximizing business or non-profit organization. It is also different from ‘Social Enterprise’, ‘Social Entrepreneurship’... Continue reading

November 30, 2016

Grameen Trust (GT) organized its 78th Internal Social Business Design Lab at Gournodi, Barisal on November 16, 2016. The lab was held at Karitash Auditorium in Gournodi, Barisal. This was the 1st design lab of GT which was held outside Dhaka. The design lab was chaired by Professor H. I. Latifee, Managing Director, Grameen Trust. Seventeen potential Nobin... Continue reading

November 17, 2016

November 11, 2016 is a special day for Grameen America Inc (GAI). On this day, the 19th branch of GAI, Newark, New Jersy branch, is officially started its microcredit program through disbursing its first loan to two members in the presence of GAI’s  CEO & President, Ms. Andrea Jung. Each... Continue reading