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Author: Senen M. Miranda
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: farming, irrigation, based, systems, management, rice, colombo, sri, lanka, workshop, november, philippines, bangladesh, indonesia, proceedings, tri, country
Number of Pages: 349
Published: 1993
ISBN-10: 9290901578
ISBN-13: 9789290901570

Section I: Technical considerations for rice-based farming systems: irrigation system management; Section II: Technical considerations for rice-based farming systems: farm-level management; Section III: Technical considerations for rice-based farming systems: farming systems; Section IV: Synthesis papers.

Author: Sharon Ramirez
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: based, policing, project, community, whittier, neighbors, evaluation, cops
Number of Pages: 86
Published: 1991-05
ISBN-10: 0788107534
ISBN-13: 9780788107535

Describes a crime fighting, community-building partnership between an urban police department and an inner-city community organization. Delineates the project's operations, successes and difficulties. Also presents an ideal community-based policing model based on lessons learned from the project.

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: obesity, summary, report, weight, education, development, workshop, public, strategy
Number of Pages: 166
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788124676
ISBN-13: 9780788124679

Examines issues related to obesity in the U.S. Based on four panels: The Epidemiology of Obesity & Cardiovascular Disease (in children & in adults); Strategies for Obesity Prevention (school-based, family-based, & community-based), Issues in Educating the Public About Weight & Obesity (nutrition in adolescence, smoking & weight, physical activity); Communication Strategies for Educating the Public (audience segmentation, targeting children & adolescents). Contains detailed statistical information. Charts & tables.

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: main, aggregates, issue, volume, countries, accounts, oecd, national
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 2011-02-22
ISBN-10: 9264106901
ISBN-13: 9789264106901

The National Accounts of OECD Countries, Main Aggregates covers expenditure-based GDP, output-based GDP, income-based GDP, disposable income, saving and net lending, population and employment. It includes also comparative tables based on purchasing power parities and exchange rates. Data are shown for 34 OECD countries and the Euro area from 2009 back to 2002. Country tables are expressed in national currency. Data are based on the System of National Accounts 1993 (1993 SNA) for all countries except Australia which is presented on the basis of the 2008 SNA.

Author: Greg Brunner
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: emerging, practices, challenges, funds, pension, based, supervision, risk
Number of Pages: 238
Published: 2008-04
ISBN-10: 0821374931
ISBN-13: 9780821374931

Risk-Based Supervision of Pension Funds provides a review of the design and experience of risk-based pension fund supervision in countries that have been leaders in the development of these methods. The utilisation of risk-based methods originates primarily in the supervision of banks. In recent years it has increasingly been extended to other types of financial intermediaries, including pension funds and insurers. The trend toward risk-based supervision of pensions reflects an increasing focus on risk management in both banking and insurance based on three key elements: capital requirements,

Author: Carol Adaire
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: based, measures, income, consumption, household, comparing, farm
Number of Pages: 48
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437929257
ISBN-13: 9781437929256

Household economic well-being can be gauged by the financial resources (income/wealth) available to the household or by the standard of living enjoyed by household members (consumption). Based on responses to an annual Agricultural Resource Management Survey (ARMS), the Dept. of Agriculture has long published estimates of farm household income and wealth. This report presents, for the first time, estimates of consumption-based measures of well-being for farm households based on new questions in ARMS. The consumption measure provides a different perspective from income or wealth on farm househo

Author: Ronald OżRourke
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: background, issues, congress, defense, missile, based, ballistic, sea
Number of Pages: 51
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437920403
ISBN-13: 9781437920406

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. The proposed FY 2010 defense budget requests $1,859.5 million for the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) program. The issue for Congress discussed in this report is: What should be the role of sea-based systems in U.S. ballistic missile defense, and are DoDżs programs for sea-based BMD capabilities appropriately structured and funded? Potential issues for Congress re: sea-based BMD systems include the number of SM-3 interceptors planned for procurement, whether development of a far-term sea-based terminal defense BMD capabili
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