The Design Lab was chaired by Mr. Abdul Hai Khan, Managing Director of Grameen Trust where 57 proposals were presented by the potential NUs. All of proposals were approved in this lab. Total amount of equity investment approved to twenty- seven projects is Tk. 4,035,000 (USD 51,075.95).
Till January 17, 2017 GT has approved 2,866 Nobin Udyokta projects with the equity investment of BDT 30,81,53,000 (USD 3900670.9). The business of the projects includes shop, livestock and fisheries, cottage industry, business, service and transportation, etc.