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Transport and communication development in South Asia

Transport and communication development in South Asia

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Published by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Transportation -- South Asia -- Congresses.,
    • Communication -- South Asia -- Congresses.

    • About the Edition

      Papers presented at a workshop, organized by Coalition for Action on South Asian Cooperation.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by], Arif A. Waqif.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsWaqif, Arif A., 1943-, Coalition for Actions for South Asian Cooperation (Kathmandu, Nepal).
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2000/60294 (H)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination134 p.
      Number of Pages134
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL160698M
      ISBN 10817440046X
      LC Control Number99936533
      OCLC/WorldCa44549463

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      Transport Connectivity in South Asia and Beyond Asian Institute of Transport Development High-Level Policy Dialogue on Challenges facing the Sub-Region December , New Delhi. South-East Asia to assist in the development of the Trans-Asian Railway network. Up to the middle of the 19 th century, the means of transport in India were backward. They were confined to bullock-cart, camel, and packhorse. The British rulers soon realized that a cheap and easy system of transport was a necessity if British manufactures were to flow into India on a large scale and her raw materials secured for British industries.

      The conference was organized by SAARC CCI in collaboration with FCCISL to discuss ways and means for ensuring increased regional connectivity in South Asia with a focus on prospects for cooperation in transport and communication. Communication for development is seen as a two-way process for sharing ideas and knowledge using a range of communication tools and approaches that empower individuals and communities to take actions to improve their lives.


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