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Dec. 20, Sat.

We need clean water! Safe drinking supplies for Bangladesh

Bangladesh is a land of rivers with an acute drinking water shortage. The small Japanese company Nippon Poly-Glu saw they could solve this problem with a unique purifying agent developed from natto, the traditional Japanese food. The key factor was letting local representatives decide themselves how to promote and sell the product. We see how the company worked side by side with local communities both to develop a business and to solve a nation's drinking water problems.