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The HydroGrameen Model (Formerly known as Bengal Basin Working Model

The Hydrogrameen Model: Water that Works for Everybody   HydroGrameen,  is a combination of Bengali and Indian words for “jhol” or “pani ” (both Sanskrit words), for water  and “gau” or “garam” for village ).  When work was in progress, it was  known as Bengal Basin Working Model.  Both Berkeley and Harvard professors also contributed in the development of the Bengal Basin model in late 1990s and early 2006.  The Bengal Basin model was renamed  “HydroGrameen” to reflect the Indo-Bangla culture

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