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December 12th, 2007

UNESCO designates IIT-B as ‘Knowledge Heritage Centre’ in its 50th year

Abstract:
Joint activities in promoting traditional technology and renewable energy for people-focused and sustainable development form an integral part of the IITB-UNESCO agreement. Improvement of the ambience and landscape of IIT-B and cooperation in topical areas like nanotechnology and biotechnology is also on the cards, said the director.

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