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Author: Joseph A. Christoff
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: united, resettling, states, obtaining, employment, government, challenges, face, refugees, iraqi, special, immigrant, holders, visa, iraq
Number of Pages: 35
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 143793028X
ISBN-13: 9781437930283

Since the Feb. 2006 bombing of the Al-Askari Mosque in Samarathat triggered the displacement of thousands of Iraqis, the U.S. has taken a lead role in resettling the displaced. The admin. has indicated its intent to assist those Iraqis who supported the U.S. in Iraq. In addition, Congress authorized the Depts. of Defense (DoD) and State (State) to jointly establish and operate a program to offer temporary employment to Iraqi special immigrant visa (SIV) holders in the U.S. This report provides information on the: (1) status of resettled Iraqis in the U.S. and the initial challenges they face;
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Author: United States
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: report, iran, sale, committee, intelligence, official, senate, iranscam
Number of Pages: 70
Published: 1987-06
ISBN-10: 094137503X
ISBN-13: 9780941375030

Based on three weeks of closed-door testimony from 33 witnesses and provides the most detailed and comprehensive look yet at the secret dealings that had badly damaged the Reagan presidency. Contains information on the selling of arms as a way of obtaining the release of American hostages.
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: programs, serving, women, employment, training, non, traditional, directory
Number of Pages: 172
Published: 1993-07
ISBN-10: 1568069375
ISBN-13: 9781568069371

Directory of programs that assist women in obtaining training and employment in skilled nontraditional jobs, including apprenticeship.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: access, surety, bonds, firms, construction, business, responses, survey, small
Number of Pages: 94
Published: 1995-10
ISBN-10: 0788124862
ISBN-13: 9780788124860

Provides detailed statistics on the results of a survey of 12,000 small construction companies on their experiences in obtaining surety bonds between 1990 & 1993. Over 100 charts, tables & graphs.
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Author: Amarasinghe, Upali, Samad, Madar, Anputhas, Markan
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: maps, sri, lanka, poverty, disaggregated, poor, spatially, locating
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 9290906170
ISBN-13: 9789290906179

This report presents the results of subnational poverty estimation using aggregate poverty statistics and how they can help policy interventions. In particular, they estimate the poverty map across the DS division level in Sri Lanka. The poverty map depicts the proportion of households below the poverty line, which is based on household expenditure for food for obtaining the minimum calorie requirement.
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Author: United States. General Accounting Office. National
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: semicondustor, materials, equipment, computers, semiconductors, technology, access, foreign, state, art, business
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 1991-03
ISBN-10: 0788105736
ISBN-13: 9780788105739

Reports on whether U.S. firms in the semiconductor, semiconductor materials and equipment, and computer industries have been denied advanced parts, equipment, or technologies from foreign suppliers. Also examines whether U.S. firms were adversely affected by any difficulties they may have experienced in obtaining foreign parts and equipment. Charts and tables.
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Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Sol
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: space, physics, effectiveness, research, decreased, conduct, funding, paradox, increased, accompanied
Number of Pages: 116
Published: 1994
eBookDB-ID: NAP:12468

This study originated from a perception shared by many space scientists that, although overall funding was greater than in previous years, individual researchers seemed to be having greater difficulty in obtaining support for their work. This report is the result of an investigation into that perception and the program structures within which much of U.S. space physics research is conducted.
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