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Nobel laureate Yunus unveils Bangladesh clean water deal

Nobel laureate Yunus unveils Bangladesh clean water deal

Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus on Monday unveiled a deal between his pioneering Grameen bank and French group Veolia Environment to provide clean water to poor rural communities in Bangladesh. The Bangladeshi economist also sought support from President Nicolas Sarkozy for creating more microcredit schemes to fight poverty, particularly in Africa. “I wanted to make him […]

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