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Author: Namara, Regassa E., Weligamage, Parakrama, Barker,
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: lanka, socioeconomic, assessment, sri, intensification, adopting, system, rice, prospects
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 9290905352
ISBN-13: 9789290905356

Today, there is an increasing worldwide interest in assessing the potential for maintaining or increasing rice yields by reducing or eliminating the use of chemicals and by decreasing irrigation requirements. The System of Rice Intensification (SRI) first developed in Madagascar and now being tested in many countries, is an example of such an approach. The system is based largely on organic farming principles and additional requirements for spacing and the transplanting of seedlings.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: selection, implementation, guide, curricula, prevention, drug
Number of Pages: 78
Published: 1995-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788123718
ISBN-13: 9780788123719

Represents current thinking about drug prevention education. Shows what to look for when adopting or adapting ready-made curricula. Suggests important lessons that ought to be part of any prevention-education sequence, including those developed by schools and school systems for their use. Concerned educators, parents and citizens can use this guide to select or design, and implement, curricula that are educationally sound.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: pest, integrated, management, adopting, environment, control, school
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788131613
ISBN-13: 9780788131615

Protecting children & their health while they attend school is the responsibility of every adult in the school system. This manual provides instruction on how to rid the school environment of rodents & pests safely. Covers integrated pest management techniques from drafting initial policy to program implementation & monitoring. great for school custodians, teachers, & pest control professionals.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: practices, achieve, substantial, savings, using, progress, management, dod, build, inventory
Number of Pages: 53
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788132369
ISBN-13: 9780788132360

Summarizes the Department of Defense's (DoD) progress in adopting the practices recommended in prior reports in which they compared the DoD's logistics practices with those of the private sector. This report addresses the extent to which the DoD has adopted the specific practices recommended for consumable items. Determines the savings and benefits being achieved through the use of these practices as well as the DoD's overall progress in improving consumable item management. Charts and tables.
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Author: Magda Lovei
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: policy, implications, experience, worldwide, lead, gasoline, phasing
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 1998
ISBN-10: 082134157X
ISBN-13: 9780821341575

World Bank Technical Paper No. 397.Human exposure to lead represents a serious environmental health problem in many urban areas. This report underlines the World Banks catalytic role in building government commitment, adopting appropriate policies, and facilitating the implementation of lead phaseout. Based on a review of health and technical issues, it points out that the phaseout of lead from gasoline is a desirable policy measure which can yield significant social benefits.
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: international, action, plan, management, sharks, capacity, conservation, fishing, seabirds, reducing, incidental, catch, longline, fisheries
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 9251043329
ISBN-13: 9789251043325

The international plans of action presented in this booklet are voluntary instruments to manage the concerned issues in compliance with the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries. The text of each international plan of action sets out the activities that implementing states are expected to carry out, including the procedures for adopting a national plan of action as well as procedures for national reviews and reporting requirements.
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Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: process, management, grant, improving
Number of Pages: 9
Published: 2009-11
ISBN-10: 1437916058
ISBN-13: 9781437916058

The Dept. of Justiceżs (DoJ) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Audit Div. conducts internal audits of DoJ granting agencies and external audits of grant recipients. The OIG Investigations Div. investigates allegations of fraud related to DoJ-funded grant programs. These investigations have led to criminal convictions, civil recoveries, administrative recovery of funds, and debarments of individuals and grantees. This report contains ideas and practices that granting agencies should consider adopting to minimize opportunities for waste, fraud, and abuse in awarding and overseeing the $4 bi
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