intermediate technology

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intermediate technology

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(Electronics) technology which combines sophisticated ideas with cheap and readily available materials, esp for use in developing countries
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Mohammad Arif Hasan Mamun, Director, Institute of Appropriate Technology (IAT), BUET.
This can be achieved by applying appropriate technology'.
In some cases, such an approach might be the best solution to water extraction needs based on the appropriate technology criteria above.
The pitfalls of a strict definition of appropriate technology can arise when rigorous, multidisciplinary trade evaluations are neglected.
The need for appropriate technology arises from the emergence of this 'dual economy'.
Kuwait, Dec 4 (ONA) The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources, is currently taking part in Kuwait Watertech Conference and Exhibition, which began in the State of Kuwait today.The two-day event aims at exploring modern technologies for optimum use of the available limited water resources, building an exchange platform for the most advanced technology of desalination, water reuse industry and adopting the appropriate technology advancement for the reuse of non-conventional water for the arid and semi-arid regions to meet the domestic water demands and ecosystem challenges.
It is expected to help firms to improve their clinical development expertise by offering appropriate technology and optimised processes, and allows sponsors to make faster decisions and uniform approach to trials globally.
The charter was ratified by 75 states and the EU by June 2, 2011.The activities include provision of consulting services, the creation of framework conditions for the use of renewable energy sources, as well as financing and provision of appropriate technology for their application.
After setting out the concepts of appropriate technologies for treating municipal wastewater, they discuss such aspects of design as rotating microscreens, treatment in stabilized lagoons, sub-surface flow constructed wetlands, complementary processes to combine with appropriate technology processes, and global warming and wastewater treatment impact on climate.
JAEC has stated that it is aiming throughout the bidding stage to achieve the most appropriate technology for implementation in Jordan.
Thus was born the Appropriate Technology Collaborative.
ERIC Descriptors: Creativity; Leadership; Reputation; Communication Skills; Recognition (Achievement); Goal Orientation; Design; Futures (of Society); Science and Society; Appropriate Technology; Quality of Life; Technological Advancement; Lifelong Learning

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