Category: BLOGS

CXO Roundtable- Reimagining the Next-Generation Business Correspondent (BC) Model

Grameen Foundation India (GFI) and Business Correspondent Federation of India (BCFI) organized a two-day CXO Roundtable Meet in Goa, India on 11th and 12th November 2022 at the Radisson Hotel, Baga, Goa. The CXOs from 19 prestigious BC industry institutions very graciously attended the event. The aim was to communicate, coordinate and collaborate to reimagine […]

WOMEN AS CHANGEMAKERS IMPROVE ACCESS TO WATER AND SANITATION

By:- Rahul Ranjan Sinha (Associate Director – Client Insights for Impact)          Gaurav Sinha (Program Manager – Client Insights for Impact) How women’s participation in household investment decisions accelerates access to quality water and sanitation services Rajni Vishwakarma, a daily-wage worker in rural Madhya Pradesh, is a self-help group leader and microfinance […]

MITIGATING DEMAND-SIDE RISKS OF VACCINE DELIVERY AT THE LAST-MILE IN RURAL AREAS

By Prabhat Labh – CEO, Grameen Foundation India As India unrolls one of the largest immunization drives in history, we watch with bated breath – the aim of deploying COVID-19 vaccines to cover at least a fourth of its citizen by the end of 2021 is within our grasp. The mammoth task of reaching over […]

INTEGRATING TECH INTO RURAL PROGRAMMES: LESSONS LEARNT ALONG THE WAY

Besides COVID, the year 2020 will also be remembered as the year when disruptive innovations made possible by technology moved from ‘futuristic’ to ‘mainstream’. Today, access to and usage of digital technology is no more just a vision but has become a way of life for a large majority. Virtual meetings, virtual celebrations, e-commerce, telecommuting, […]