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My ideas in medicine, sport, sanitation, engineering

Dear Sir, Me, George Kokochashvili working for USAID Georgia office as an Engineering Specialist. Thought USAID newsletters. I have found your web page, which was very interesting for me, where was mentioned about identify key development challenges that can be tackled through innovative science and technology solutions. From my side I would like to inform you that I have several inventions in the following fields: ...more »

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Disaster Intervention with Bag Digesters

Early in the Haiti emergency intervention there were large numbers of IDP’s in camps. The WASH cluster set a goal of building 11,000 latrines with an initial goal of one latrine for every 100 people. However, there were not enough pump trucks in country to properly maintain the latrines, nor was – or is – there a satisfactory method to dispose of the sludge when the latrines are cleaned. Large bag digesters can help ...more »

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low tech, green technologies

USAID/Yemen sought support from the Regional Science & Technology Office in Amman for research into low cost, green technologies that we could incorporate into our Community Livelihoods Project. We are particularly interested in technologies we could realistically introduce to address energy and water issues in remote areas at the household and community level, e.g. solar desalinization.

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