1. Modern Irrigation Technologies reviews the experience of small holders with irrigation technologies under a range of diverse conditions in many different countries. Some people argue that modern irrigation technologies are the key to increased food production. However, projects introducing modern...
  2. Session:With 90% of the world’s engineering focused on 10% of the population, a significant opportunity exists to serve the most vulnerable and marginalized people in developing countries. Many attempts have been made to develop so-called appropriate technology, with some success, and much...
  3. 01/01/2012 Les aulacodes, ces gros rongeurs que l'on retrouve communément dans la nature dans les zones de savane, les clairières, les zones humides ou marécageuses d'Afrique, se reproduisent de manière prolifique, grandissent rapidement et sont faciles à élever. Souvent appelés plus communément « hérissons...
  4. 06/01/1994 This book is a collection of essays that share what has been learned over the course of half a century about how to make agricultural development with animals socially just and enviornmentally sustainable. 111 pages, illustrated
  5. 01/06/2012 Dominating the daily news cycle today are the grim realities of grinding poverty, sex trafficking, gender discrimination, child soldiering, HIV/AIDS, failed states, corruption, and environmental breakdown. In the midst of such pain and brokenness, the followers of Christ cannot stand idly by, for...
  6. The potential natural vegetation (PNV) map of eastern and southern Africa covers the countries Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Zambia. The first version of the map was developed by variouspartners in East Africa and Europein 2010 and has now reachedversion 2. The...
  7. Village Medical Manual is a two-volume guide to health care in developing countries where expert medical care can be hard to find. Its intended use is by those who are required, by location and circumstances, to render medical care for which they are not professionally trained. Reader-friendly...
  8. 01/01/1992 This is a book about farming. But, more than that, it is a book about farmers, about men and women farmers. It is seldom that farmers particularly those in the Third World - have an opportunity to make themselves heard. In this book, an effort has been made to give as much room as possible to the...
  9. 01/01/1977 La construction détaille pour un bas moulin ŕ vent du coűt est presented. Le le moulin ŕ vent produit un cheval-vapeur dans un vent de 6.4 miles/sec (14.3 mph), ou deux cheval-vapeur dans un vent de 8.1 miles/sec (18.0 mph). Le moulin ŕ vent utilise l'essieu arričre et différentielle d'une petite...
  10. 01/01/1985 Le but de ce manuel est aider des ouvriers du développement et autres devenir informé les facteurs de l'environnement qui devrait ętre considéré dans organiser des projets de l'énergie peu importants qui est écologiquement sain et par conséquent plus possible ętre soutenu. l'organisation...