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“The best aid to give is intellectual aid. A gift of knowledge is infinitely preferable to a gift of material things”

Dr. E F Schumacher
‘Small is Beautiful'

Practical Answers Digital Repository

This is a collection of Practical Action’s (Sri Lanka) digital knowledge resources.

Janathakshan provides practical answers to your problems on wide range of subjects. Select your category
  • Livelihood
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  • Renewable Energy
  • Disaster Management
  • Housing
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Fisheries
  • Waste Management
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Urban Development
  • “People who need knowledge about technology for poverty reduction should have access to the relevant knowledge in the right format at the right time”

    Appropriate technologies have helped many poor and marginalized people to overcome poverty and to live with pride. These are their stories

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    Jack Fruit Dehydration

    Jack Fruit Dehydration

    Solar Fish Drier

    Solar Fish Drier

    Bee keeping (English)

    Bee keeping (English)

    Human Operated Water Pump Using Bicycle

    Human Operated Water Pump Using Bicycle

    Climate Change & Paddy Cultivation

    Climate Change & Paddy Cultivation

    Handlooms

    Handlooms

    Paper Recycling

    Paper Recycling

    Pico Hydro to Light up the Lives of Rural Poor

    Pico Hydro to Light up the Lives of Rural Poor

    Contact Us

    Janathakshan Project

    Practical Action Regional Office (Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan),

    No 05, Lionel Edirisinghe Mawatha,

    Colombo-5, Sri Lanka.

     

    Tel : 94-11-2829412

    Fax : 94-11-2856188

    Email : janathakshan@practicalaction.org.lk