The Six Grameen Foundation Technology Tools to End Global Poverty


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The Grameen Foundation, the charitable arm of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning microfinance organization and community development Grameen Bank founded by Muhammad Yunus, delivers solutions through six technology tools that can potentially end global poverty.

These six tech tools provided by the Grameen Foundation include: Progress out of Poverty Index®, TaroWorks™, Impact Investing, MOTECH Suite and Platform, Bankers without Borders®, and Human Capital Hub.

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