Grameen Jameel

Where we are

Grameen-Jameel in YemenPrior to entering a new market, Grameen-Jameel conducts a rigorous market assessment of the prospective country, market demand and growth potential of the MF sector, analyzing local MFIs, and the existing and anticipated legal and regulatory frameworks governing microfinance. Grameen-Jameel conducts a comprehensive due diligence to select microfinance institutions with whom to form partnerships with, this includes assessing all financial and operational aspects of leading MFIs in a given country. Through this process, Grameen-Jameel seeks to form partnerships with institutions that share its values:

Commitment to reaching the poor, particularly women helping them have access to finance
High potential for growth and sustainability
Good governance and sound management

Grameen-Jameel currently has 18 microfinance institution (MFI) partners in ten countries in the MENA region. Read about our partners in:

Egypt: Al Tadamun, DBACD, Lead Foundation
Jordan: Tamweelcom, MFW, Finca Jordan
Lebanon: Al Majmoua
Morocco: Al Karama, FONDEP, Al Amana, ATTADAMOUNE Micro Finance
Palestine: PARC
Sudan: PASED
Syria: FMFI-S
Tunisia: enda
Turkey: Maya, TGMP
Yemen: Al Amal Bank, Abyan, NMF