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UN Sustainable Development Goals

Organizations relating to Technical

Technical Assistance and Promotion of Cross-Border Cooperation / Est. 1996
International Technology Information Centre / Est. 1992
International Methanol Technical Bureau / Est. 1970
European Trade Union Education Network
International Neology and Terminology Network / Est. 1986
Flanders Technology International Foundation / Est. 1988
Water, Engineering and Development Centre / Est. 1972
Association internationale pour la technologie des transmissions / Est. 1984
Regional Network for the Exchange of Information and Experience in Science and Technology in Asia and the Pacific / Est. 1983
Asian and Pacific Skill Development Programme / Est. 1978
Institute of Food Technologists / Est. 1939
European Science and Technology Assembly / Est. 1994
Information and Communication Network for Inter-Regional Technology Transfer
African Institute for Higher Technical Training and Research / Est. 1979
Design, Technology and Management Society International
Arab School of Science and Technology / Est. 1978
Working Group for Applied Technology in the Third World / Est. 1984
Conference of Iberoamerican Authorities on Informatics / Est. 1970
Science and Technology Advisory Committee for Southeast Asia
Collège européen de technologie / Est. 1991
International Association for Commodity Science and Technology / Est. 1976
Agreement Concluded between the Governments of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture and the OAS General Secretariat Relative to an Extension for the Technical Cooperation for Execution of the Integral Development Plan for the Border Region Shared by the Three Countries / Est. 1994
International Technical Centre for Bottling and Packaging / Est. 1960
Fund for Promoting Scientific and Technical Research / Est. 1983
Scientific Council of Africa / Est. 1965

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World Problems relating to Technical

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Inadequate enforcement of environmental regulations
Inadequate technical assistance
Unethical practice of health professionals
Lack of integrated energy resource management
Undesirable advances in science and technology
Lack of specialized technology
Limited availability of technical expertise in remote communities
Technological underdevelopment
Adverse consequences of scientific and technological progress
Simplistic technical solutions to complex environmental problems
Underuse of high productivity methods of agricultural management
Disintegration of technological capacity
Imbalance between capital and technical assistance
Insufficient means for community initiative
Unethical practice of radiology
Bad product design
Abusive sales techniques
Technological monoculture
Antagonism between employment policy and technical advance
Technical ignorance of decision makers
Overemphasis on effective use of technical resources
Proliferation of management theories
Underdevelopment of industrial and economic activities
Unethical practice of meteorology
Underdeveloped technological skill

Action Strategies relating to Technical

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Developing technologies
Providing public health information
transferring technology
Disseminating technological information
Strengthening technical cooperation on integrated environmental accounting
Motivating cooperation
Strengthening joint activities of international organizations in technical cooperation for sustainability
Demonstrating new agricultural methods
Using technology for development
Sustaining industrial innovation
Building capacity for sustainable development
Improving solid waste management
Updating methods of agricultural production
Supporting independent initiatives in science and technology
Exchanging scientific knowledge
Preventing pollution
Improving usability of technical products
Reducing child mortality
Addressing technical solutions to environmental problems
Providing economic policy advice to developing countries
Assisting in law-making on sustainable development
Abstaining from economic and technical development
Propagating plant genetic resources
Advancing computer simulation
Using environmental management techniques

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