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'''Appropedia''' is the site for collaborative solutions in [[sustainability]], [[poverty]] reduction and [[international development]] through the use of sound [[principles]] and [[appropriate technology]] and the sharing of wisdom and [[project]] information. It is a [[wikipedia:wiki|wiki]], a type of website which allows anyone to add, remove, or edit content. Registration is encouraged but not required for contributors.
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<center>All are welcome to to add to and edit Appropedia. This is your site, to find, co-create and improve the solutions we need. See our [[Appropedia:Mission|Mission]].</center>
  
Appropedia has been described as an "[[appropriate technology wiki]]," but it is much broader than that - it is a [[green wiki]], and a wiki for all matters of [[international development]] and [[aid]].  But most importantly, Appropedia is an open site for stakeholders to come together to find, create and improve scalable and adaptable solutions. 
 
  
 
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Want to collaborate & share ideas for '''sustainability''', '''poverty reduction''' and '''international development'''?
 
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You're at the right place — see our [[Appropedia:Mission|Mission]].
 
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Contributors have made [[Special:Recentchanges|{{NUMBEROFEDITS}} edits]] and uploaded [[Special:Newimages|{{NUMBEROFFILES}} files]]. — Browse our [[Appropedia:CategoryTree|categories]] or [[Special:Allpages|all '''{{NUMBEROFPAGES}}''' pages]].
 
Contributors have made [[Special:Recentchanges|{{NUMBEROFEDITS}} edits]] and uploaded [[Special:Newimages|{{NUMBEROFFILES}} files]]. — Browse our [[Appropedia:CategoryTree|categories]] or [[Special:Allpages|all '''{{NUMBEROFPAGES}}''' pages]].
 
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Revision as of 13:35, 11 December 2011

Appropedia is for collaborative solutions in sustainability, appropriate technology and poverty reduction.


All are welcome to to add to and edit Appropedia. This is your site, to find, co-create and improve the solutions we need. See our Mission.


Contributors have made 405,068 edits and uploaded 33,364 files. — Browse our categories or all 63,913 pages.