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Author: Giovanni Rantucci
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: eruption, mount, pinatubo, june, earthquake, disasters, philippines, july, geological
Number of Pages: 157
Published: 1995-08
ISBN-10: 0788120751
ISBN-13: 9780788120756

Designed to improve the understanding of the recent extreme geological events which affected the Philippines in the early 1990's. Describes the impacts on physical and human environments as well as on agriculture and economy of the Philippines. Details steps taken by leaders and citizens toward effective disaster prevention and mitigation. Glossary, list of references, and over 90 tables and figures. Color photos.

Author: Geronimo Silvestre
Publisher: The WorldFish Center
Keywords: resources, coastal, philippines, project, management, workshop, bauang, union, asean, proceedings, sustainable, lingayen, gulf, towards, development
Number of Pages: 207
Published: 1989
ISBN-10: 9711022451
ISBN-13: 9789711022457

Author: Emanuela Di Gropello
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: philippines, market, labor, skills
Number of Pages: 274
Published: 2010-10-01
ISBN-10: 0821384899
ISBN-13: 9780821384893

This book investigates trends in skills demand and supply over the past two decades for insights into ways to build (and use) the critical skills needed to sustain competitiveness of the Philippines economy.

Author: Belen O. Acosta
Publisher: The WorldFish Center
Keywords: philippines, central, center, aquaculture, luzon, state, november, ecija, nueva, university, freshwater, report, pomacea, snail, golden, impact, rice, farming, environmental, summary, systems, workshop
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 1991
ISBN-10: 9711022915
ISBN-13: 9789711022914

Author: Cheryll B. Casiwan
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: trade, liberalization, challenge, meeting, import, rice, philippines
Number of Pages: 172
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 9712202097
ISBN-13: 9789712202094

Some little-know facts about rice in the Philippines; Rice trade liberalization, poverty, and food security; Improving productivity in the rice sector: solutions for farmers; Potential for crop diversification.

Author: Thomas Lum
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: relations, background, philippines, republic
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437929397
ISBN-13: 9781437929393

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. The U.S. and the Republic of the Philippines (RP) maintain close ties based upon historical relations, common interests, shared values, and the large Filipino-American population. The Philippines faces terrorist threats from several groups. Contents of this report: (1) Overview: Policy Issues for Congress; (2) Political Developments; (3) Econ. Conditions; (4) U.S. Foreign Assistance; (5) Terrorist, Separatist, and Communist Movements: The Abu Sayyaf Group; Moro National Liberation Front and Moro Islamic Liberation Front; Clan Vio

Author: T. L. Alleman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: philippines, samples, task, final, report, fuel, diesel, coconut, derived, biodiesel, conventional, analysis
Number of Pages: 102
Published: 2009-05
ISBN-10: 1437911161
ISBN-13: 9781437911169

The Nat. Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL) provided technical assistance to the Philippines in the area of biodiesel property testing and utilization. Three fuel samples were provided to NREL from the Philippines. These fuel samples were an unadditized diesel fuel, an additized diesel fuel, and a coconut derived biodiesel (coconut methylester or CME) fuel. Results from the fuel property testing show that the unadditized diesel fuel, the additized diesel fuel, and the CME samples met the Philippine Nat. Standards for diesel fuel quality. The 1% and 5% blends of CME in the diesel fuels also met the c
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