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Title Alleviating global poverty : technology for economic and social uplift / Nancy Bearg Dyke, editor
Published Washington, DC : Aspen Institute, [2001]


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Description vii, 156 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents Speeches. Poverty and technology: meeting the challenge / Shashi Tharoor -- Effective poverty reduction: sustainable development and information technology / Jos ̌Mar̕a Figueres -- Technology and poverty / Bill Joy. Discussion Papers and Prepared Remarks. Loud and near / Iqbal Quadir -- Empowering the poor: the role of technology / Edith Ssempala -- Scaling up microfinance and poverty reduction / Jacques Attali -- Poverty alleviation and renewable energy in sustainable context / Helena Chum -- Broadband via satellite reaches everywhere / Santiago Ontaǹón
Notes "Report of the Aspen Institute Conference, August 18-20, 2000, Aspen, Colorado."
"A report of the Aspen Institute International Peace, Security & Prosperity Program."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Poverty -- Congresses.
Technical assistance -- Congresses.
Economic assistance -- Congresses.
Economic development -- Congresses.
Economic development projects -- Congresses.
Technological innovations -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Microfinance -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bearg, Nancy J.
International Peace, Security, & Prosperity Program.
Aspen Institute.
ISBN 0898433045 paperback
Other Titles Technology for economic and social uplift