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Author: Ralph Edwin Townsend
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: governance, fisheries, studies, case
Number of Pages: 468
Published: 2008-05-15
ISBN-10: 9251058970
ISBN-13: 9789251058978

This FAO Fisheries Technical Paper documents 32 case studies and four syntheses (Canada, Japan, New Zealand and the United States of America) on the role of industry in the governance and management of fisheries. The studies are drawn from ongoing practice in Europe, North America, Japan and Australasia. The types of fisheries cover those for crustaceans, fish, molluscs and echinoderms. In general the scale of the fisheries tends to be small, which has been one of the reasons attributed to their success. In all but one case it is clear that well-defined fishery rights have contributed to the s

Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: case, studies, papers, information, food, guidelines, right
Number of Pages: 232
Published: 2006-09-30
ISBN-10: 9251055122
ISBN-13: 9789251055120

This publication presents seven information papers and a case studies report that were prepared during the negotiation process preceding the adoption of the "Voluntary Guidelines to support the progressive realisation of the rights to adequate food in the context of national food security". The information papers cover issues that were controversial during negotiations, or complex legal questions for which clarification was requested. The case studies report summarises the outcome of studies commissioned in five countries to gather about practical in-country experiences with different policies

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: priority, dod, installations, six, studies, cleanup, case, environmental
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 078811770X
ISBN-13: 9780788117701

Provides six installation case studies addressing issues, such as the status of the restoration program, the cost of cleanup to date and projected costs, the cleanup options considered, the options selected, expected completion, and the applicable cleanup standards. The 6 case studies are: Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Ft. Wainwright, McChord AF Base, McClellan AF Base, Pearl Harbor Naval Complex and the Schofield Barracks. 10 tables.

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: cross, sectoral, policy, studies, case, innovation, systems, volume, governance
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 2005-11-28
ISBN-10: 9264035710
ISBN-13: 9789264035713

This book provides lessons from case studies in policy governance for the information society and sustainable development. It highlights important lessons from these policy areas for the governance of innovation policy, and illustrates mechanisms and practices for better co-ordination and integration across policy areas. Companion volumes to this edition are: Governance of Innovation Systems – Volume 1: Synthesis Report Governance of Innovation Systems – Volume 2: Case Studies in Innovation Policy

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: fuels, oxygenated, biofuels, gasoline, related, issues, motor, reformulated
Number of Pages: 67
Published: 1996
ISBN-10: 0788134531
ISBN-13: 9780788134531

Summarizes: results of fed. & other studies on the cost-effectiveness of using Reformulated Gasoline (RG) compared to other measures to control auto emissions & compares the price estimates used in the studies; results of studies estimating the potential for oxygenates to reduce the use of petroleum; ongoing fed. research into biofuels, including any past or projected cost-reduction goals & any increased demand estimates based on such research goals; results of studies that estimate the potential for RG to reduce greenhouse gas emissions compared to conventional gasoline.

Author: Historical Academy for Joan of Arc Studies
Publisher: Assoc. Joan of Arc Studies
Keywords: joan, portion, arc, army, orlans, arrived, contingents, seven, records, financial, concerning, payments, twenty, royal
Number of Pages: 7
Published: 2006-03-01
ISBN-10: 1600530451
ISBN-13: 9781600530456

Author: James D. Absher
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cognitive, behavioral, studies, review, programs, responses, wildland, fire, residents
Number of Pages: 38
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437933343
ISBN-13: 9781437933345

A summary of four studies which were aimed at developing a theoretical and practical understanding of homeownersż attitudes and behaviors in the wildland-urban interface in relation to the threat from wildland fires. The studies focused on methods that measured: (1) value orientations (patterns of basic beliefs) toward natural processes; (2) attitudes toward wildland fire policies; and (3) behavioral intentions to adopt defensible space activities or support agency policies and actions. This report presents the key findings from these studies, highlights the practical consequences of adopting
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