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Author: Brian J. Lepore
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: defense, initiatives, energy, department, infrastructure, renewable
Number of Pages: 89
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437932894
ISBN-13: 9781437932898

Contains the briefing to Congress in response to section 2846 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010. The act required the Comptroller General to report on the DoDżs renewable energy initiatives, including projects involving the installation of solar panels. Contents: Background; Engagement Objectives; Objective 1: DoDżs Renewable Energy Initiatives; Objective 2: Costs of Renewable Energy Initiatives Reported by DoD; Objective 3: Goals of DoDżs Renewable Energy Initiatives; Prior Recommendations; Scope and Methodology; Appendix I: List of DoD Provided Renewable Energ

Author: Linda D. Koontz
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: collaboration, four, initiatives, enhancing, exists, government, potential, electronic
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 2004-01-03
ISBN-10: 0756739659
ISBN-13: 9780756739652

In accordance with the President's management agenda, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has sponsored initiatives to promote expansion of electronic gov't. -- the use of information technology, particularly Web-based Internet applications, to enhance gov't. services. Each initiative demands a high degree of collaboration among organizations. For four of these initiatives, the GAO was asked to determine, among other things, their implementation progress and the extent of collaboration among agencies and other parties involved. GAO determined that all four of the e-government initiatives

Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: objectifs, publics, prives, initiatives, des, entreprises, responsabilit
Number of Pages: 121
Published: 2001-05-02
ISBN-10: 9264286691
ISBN-13: 9789264286696

Au cours des vingt dernières années, le monde de la gestion internationale a été profondément marqué par des initiatives privées en faveur de la responsabilité des entreprises. Ces initiatives comprennent aussi bien la publication de codes de conduite commerciale, que la mise en oeuvre de systèmes de gestion ou, de façon plus générale, les efforts visant à améliorer la responsabilité commerciale. Mais les avis divergent fortement quant à la signification de ces initiatives et leur efficacité. L’étude de l’OCDE sur les initiatives privées met en lumière les divers aspect

Authors: Christopher Hanks, Elliot Axelband, Shuna Lindsay
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: reform, acquisition, military, reexamining
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 0833037072
ISBN-13: 9780833037077

In the Department of Defense, 63 distinct acquisition reform (AR) initiatives were undertaken in the 1989-2002 period. This monograph classifies the initiatives according to various criteria: basic AR theme; relationship to acquisition functions; Army recognition; coverage in the DoD 5000 series; relationship to Under Secretary Aldridge

Author: Retta Guy, ed.
Publisher: Informing Science
Keywords: initiatives, projects, pilot, learning, mobile
Number of Pages: 321
Published: 2010
ISBN-10: 1932886311
ISBN-13: 9781932886313

This book examines the meaning as well as the benefits and barriers of mobile learning, details various global projects and initiatives that showcase the development and delivery of mobile learning, and traces the history of mobile learning to the present and provides a glimpse into the future of mobile education and the technologies used to facilitate the learning process.

Author: Henry B. Hogue (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: congress, brief, overview, 112th, initiatives, branch, reorganization, executive
Number of Pages: 22
Published: 2011-08
ISBN-10: 1437987168
ISBN-13: 9781437987164

President Barack Obama announced, in his State of the Union address, that his Admin. would be proposing a reorg. of executive branch agencies. On March 11, 2011, the President issued a memorandum to the heads of departments and executive branch agencies providing further detail and direction on the development of a reorg. plan. Contents of this report: (1) Executive Branch Initiatives: The Authority of the President; The Authority of Agency Heads; (2) Congressional Initiatives; (3) Other Proposals and Recommend.; 2010 Fiscal Commission Recommend.; Heritage Fdn. Recommend.; Center for American

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: control, initiatives, cost, new, health, reforms, german
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788101994
ISBN-13: 9780788101991

Examines recent German health care reform initiatives and reports on: reasons for the German reforms, nature of the reforms, initial reaction and expected effects of the reforms, and potential implications for U.S. reforms. Charts and tables.
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