APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY Often, the best answers can be found right at home
IDRC's core goal has always been to help researchers in developing countries tackle the problems that they themselves have identified. Some of the innovations that have resulted are strikingly simple and small-scale; others rely on advanced knowledge and sophisticated tools. In each case, however, the technologies have done their job – they have led to lasting solutions and improved lives.
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