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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

Internal Combustion Engine Economic Affair Industrial Corporation Indigenous Medicine Popular Participation 
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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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