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The HydroGrameen Model (Formerly known as Bengal Basin Working Model

The Hydrogrameen Model: Water that Works for Everybody   A HydroGrameen is a watershed management community which serves to provide the benefits of clean water, housing, nourishment, education, access to health care, a decent wage, and membership in a supportive community in exchange for a willingness to work within the HydroGrameen community or on the common land. Membership is free for the poor; the only repayment expected is that members flourish. The term “HydroGrameen” is a combination of the Greek prefix,

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