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Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: people, healthy, objectives, developing
Number of Pages: 185
Published: 1999-01
ISBN-10: 0788175777
ISBN-13: 9780788175770

For two decades, the U.S. Public Health Service has used health promotion & disease prevention objectives to improve the health of the American people. This guide serves as a resource in reviewing & modifying year 2000 objectives, as well as developing new objectives, for use by private & voluntary org's.; public health, mental health, substance abuse, & environmental agencies; Fed. gov't. agencies; & individuals interested in improving public health. Organized under the broad approaches of health promotion, health protection, & preventive services, the more than 300 national objectives are or

Author: Andrea Cattaneo
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: programs, conservation, objectives, multiple, balancing
Number of Pages: 66
Published: 2011-08
ISBN-10: 1437985807
ISBN-13: 9781437985801

Many conservation programs seek to achieve multiple environ. objectives. Implementing a multi-objective program efficiently requires program managers to balance different environ. and cost objectives. Some conservation programs use an index approach to prioritize objectives and rank program applications. This approach keeps program objectives distinct and enables program managers to use weights to determine the relative importance of each objective. This report provides empirical evidence on the environ. and cost tradeoffs of different index weighting schemes at the USDA. The analyses take int

Author: Kathleen M Turczyn
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: disease, prevention, objectives, promotion, health, people, review, national, healthy
Number of Pages: 215
Published: 1998-02
ISBN-10: 0788139282
ISBN-13: 9780788139284

The fourth in a series of annual profiles of the Nation's health tracing the year 2000 objectives; replaces the Prevention Profiles that monitored the 1990 national health objectives. This is the first year that midcourse modifications to the objectives are presented & tracked in this report. Priority areas include: physical activity & fitness, nutrition, tobacco, substance abuse (alcohol & other drugs), family planning, mental health & mental disorders, violent & abusive behavior, educational & community-based programs, unintentional injuries, occupational safety & health, environmental healt

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: prevention, objectives, full, report, disease, promotion, people, national, health, healthy
Number of Pages: 703
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788111965
ISBN-13: 9780788111969

A national strategy for significantly improving the health of the Nation over the coming decade. Addresses the prevention of major chronic illnesses, injuries and infectious diseases. Sections include: health promotion; health protection; preventive services and surveillance and data systems; age-related objectives; and special population objectives. Charts, tables and graphs.

Author: International Libestock Centre for Africa. Herbage
Publisher: ILRI (aka ILCA and ILRAD)
Keywords: production, seed, forage
Number of Pages: 71
Published: 1994
ISBN-10: 9290532939
ISBN-13: 9789290532934

Field multiplication; Performance objectives; Introduction to seed production; Seed production systems; Site selection; Matching the forage to the site; The forage plant; Crop establishment; Crop management; Seed harvesting; Feedback exercises; Post-harvest seed conditioning; Performance objectives; Introduction to post-harvest seed conditioning; threshing and winnowing; Seed drying; Seed cleaning; Seed packaging; Seed storage; Seed quality control concepts; Performance objectives; Introduction to evaluation of seed quality; Components of seed quality; Seed quality assurance; Methods for seed

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: promotion, health, objectives, recommendations, california, year, report, pacific, islander, task, force, asian
Number of Pages: 84
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788100890
ISBN-13: 9780788100895

Identifies critical areas of need with regard to health promotion in the community. Contains health promotion objectives and recommendations. Priority topics include: cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke, nutrition, and tobacco.

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: legal, institutional, perspectives, economic, change, trade, climate, international
Number of Pages: 162
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 0821372254
ISBN-13: 9780821372258

Climate change remains a global challenge requiring international collaborative action. Another area where countries have successfully committed to a long-term multilateral resolution is the liberalization of international trade. Integration into the world economy has proven a powerful means for countries to promote economic growth, development, and poverty reduction. The broad objectives of the betterment of current and future human welfare are shared by both global trade and climate regimes. Yet both climate and trade agendas have evolved largely independently through the years, despite thei
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