AITM News and Events >> Talk Program on Rural Technology for the Poor

 

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Department of Civil Engineering (DOCE) organized a Talk Program on “Rural Technology for the Poor” on December 2, 2013 as a guest lecture to the final year students. Dr. Job Ebenezer, a former Director of Environmental Stewardship and Hunger Education at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), delivered the talk. 

Participants were faculty members and BE (Civil) students in 7th and 2nd semesters. Reuse of discarded items like bicycles and its parts, pet bottles; upgrade in efficiency of simple machine; optimum use of local material for house; urban greenery with space utilization like verandah garden and vegetable productions are major focus and interest of all participants. After sharing on the topics, Dr. Bal B. Parajuli and Mr Rajeeb K. Singh thanked Dr. Job for his contribution as a guest lecturer to AITM.