Appropriate Technology in Sri Lanka

  • Calyanatissa A. Gunawardhana
Conference paper

Abstract

The period between 1970 and 1977 saw the introduction of a large variety of economic experiments in Sri Lanka. Among them, the most controversial was the Divisional Development Councils (DDC) programme launched by the Ministry of Planning & Economic Affairs, where, for the first time an attempt was made to accomplish regional development through popular participation utilizing appropriate technology.

Keywords

Sugar Clay Fatigue Migration Dust 

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© Delft University Press, Delft, The Netherlands 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Calyanatissa A. Gunawardhana
    • 1
  1. 1.A.T.G.Sri Lanka

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