The project involved identifying demand for niche technologies among the poor and establishing technology development, production and distribution systems. International Development Enterprises (India) (IDEI) had developed this approach over the last decade in eastern India and Bangladesh.
Sadangi, A. Sustainable retailing of post-harvest technology tothe poor: alternative institutional mechanisms fordeveloping and transferring technology. Project Evaluation Report. International Development Enterprises (India), (2003) 34 pp.