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Author: Donna E. Shalala
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: conference, people, healthy
Number of Pages: 612
Published: 2000-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788189239
ISBN-13: 9780788189234

Outlines a comprehensive, nationwide health promotion & disease prevention agenda. Designed to serve as a roadmap for improving the health of all people in the U.S. during the first decade of the 21st century. The Healthy People Consortium -- an alliance of more than 350 national organizations & 250 State public health, mental health, substance abuse, & environmental agencies -- conducted three national meetings. The final Healthy People 2010 objectives were developed by experts from a variety of Federal agencies. Vol. I: Understanding & Improving Health; & Objectives for Improving Health. Vol

Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: management, weed, improving, countries, september, developing, rome, iwss, proceedings, fao, expert, consultation
Number of Pages: 202
Published: 1982
ISBN-10: 9251013357
ISBN-13: 9789251013359

Author: Phillip Herr
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: improve, accountability, communication, congressional, testimony, planning, realignment, usps, service, steps, strengthen, network, postal
Number of Pages: 22
Published: 2009-01-01
ISBN-10: 1437908470
ISBN-13: 9781437908473

Reports have been issued on the USPS strategy for realigning its mail processing network and improving delivery performance info. These reports recommended that the USPS: (1) strengthen planning and the overall integration of its realignment efforts, and enhance accountability by establishing measurable targets and evaluating results; (2) improve delivery service standards and performance measures; and (3) improve communication with stakeholders by improving public notice, engagement, and transparency. This testimony discusses USPSżs actions toward: (1) strengthening network realignment plann

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: switzerland, surveys, economic, oecd
Number of Pages: 154
Published: 2006-01-19
ISBN-10: 9264036393
ISBN-13: 9789264036390

This 2005 OECD Economic Survey of the Swiss economy examines key economic challenges including improving the fiscal framework, reforming welfare programmes, improving competition, strengthening innovation, and increasing the labour supply.  

Author: Hamid Farahani, Theib Oweis, H. Siadat, F. Abbasi,
Publisher: ICARDA
Keywords: river, basin, improving, productivity, karkheh, water, livelihood, resilience, iran, workshop, sep, research, farm, agricultural, report, proceedings, international
Number of Pages: 170
ISBN-10: 9291272124
ISBN-13: 9789291272129

Author: Joachim Von Braun
Publisher: Intl Food Policy Res Inst
Keywords: policy, programs, concept, poor, food, security, improving
Number of Pages: 49
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 089629322X
ISBN-13: 9780896293229

Conceptual framework for food security; Dimensions of the food security problem; Review of policies and programs for improving household food security; Principles and priorities for policy actions.

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: improving, development, coherence, policy, icts, dimension
Number of Pages: 204
Published: 2010-01-22
ISBN-10: 9264077405
ISBN-13: 9789264077409

Information communication technologies (ICTs) are crucial to reducing poverty, improving access to health and education services and creating new sources of income and employment for the poor. Being able to access and use ICTs has become a major factor in driving competitiveness, economic growth and social development. In the last decade, ICTs, particularly mobile phones, have also opened up new channels for the free flow of ideas and opinions, thereby promoting democracy and human rights.  The OECD and infoDev joined forces at a workshop on 10-11 September 2009 to examine some of the main c
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