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Author: Gene Aloise
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: nuclear, material, savannah, river, sites, canyon, additional, risks, doe, needs, action, reduce, processing
Number of Pages: 33
Published: 2009-02
ISBN-10: 1437908462
ISBN-13: 9781437908466

During the Cold War, the Dept. of Energy (DoE) produced nuclear materials for nuclear weapons at its Savannah River Site (SRS) by dissolving highly radioactive spent nuclear fuel from reactors in a facility known as H-Canyon. DoE planned to end H-Canyon operations in 2007 but now plans to continue H-Canyon operations until 2019 to process additional nuclear material. This report: (1) identifies the types of nuclear materials DoE will process using H-Canyon and its associated costs of operation; (2) determine whether SRSżs radioactive waste storage tanks and associated nuclear waste facilities

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: military, engines, repair, privatize, maintenance, opportunities, depot
Number of Pages: 60
Published: 1996-05-01
ISBN-10: 0788128701
ISBN-13: 9780788128707

Addresses the rationale supporting the continued need for the Department of Defense (DoD) to maintain the capability to repair engines at its own depots; whether there are opportunities to privatize additional engine workloads; and the impact excess capability within the DoD's depot system has on the cost-effectiveness of decisions to privatize additional workloads. Charts, tables and graphs.

Author: Peace Corps (U.S.). Information Collection and Exc
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: guide, trainer, matters, culture
Number of Pages: 150
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 1428926933
ISBN-13: 9781428926936

"Offers additional information on using the Culture Matters Workbook. The Guide includes approximately 40 exercises from Culture Matters, dealing with the most important concepts in the book, and presents them with extensive background, delivery notes, and lesson plans." Organized into four parts: Using Culture Matters in Pre-Service Training, Trainer Notes for Selected Exercises from Culture Matters, Supplemental Group Exercises, Additional Resources for Cross-Cultural Trainers.

Author: Jacqueline Williams-Bridgers
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: congressional, testimony, efforts, interagency, pakistan, oversight, afghanistan
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437921981
ISBN-13: 9781437921984

Afghanistan and Pakistan are two of the most urgent issues facing this Admin. and this Congress. In March 2009, the Pres. announced a strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan, with a goal of disrupting, dismantling, and defeating Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan; destroying its allies and safe havens in Pakistan; and preventing their return to Pakistan or Afghanistan. With additional U.S. resources and attention focusing on Afghanistan and Pakistan, there will be additional oversight to ensure the accountability of U.S. efforts. This testimony addresses: (1) oversight of U.S. efforts in Afghanistan and Pa

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: modernization, program, faa, status, traffic, control, air
Number of Pages: 92
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788117599
ISBN-13: 9780788117596

The Fed. Aviation Admin. began to modernize the ATC system in 1981 under a 10-year $12 billion program that comprised 80 projects. In 1991, the modernization effort was redefined incorporating the original projects and about 150 additional ones. Currently, the program is estimated to cost $32.8 billion through the year 2000 and will require an additional $1.3 billion for 2001. This report provides information on the status of modernization of the ATC system. Also contains information on overall costs of air traffic control modernization. Tables.

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: developed, countries, benefits, gsp, providing, additional, advice
Number of Pages: 270
ISBN-10: 1428958517
ISBN-13: 9781428958517

Author: David Gootnick
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: compact, goals, congressional, testimony, achieving, faces, free, association, micronesia, challenges
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2009-01-01
ISBN-10: 1437906486
ISBN-13: 9781437906486

Discusses the amended Compact of Free Assoc. between the U.S. and the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). From 1987 through 2003, the FSM received more than $1.5 billion in economic assistance under the original Compact of Free Assoc. with the U.S. In 2003, the U.S. govżt. approved an amended compact with the FSM that provides an additional $2.3 billion from 2004 through 2023. The amended compact identifies the additional 20 years of grant assistance as intended to assist the FSM in its efforts to promote the economic advancement and budgetary self-reliance of its people. It also contains s
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