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Author: Tiaji Salaam-Blyther
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: health, programs, global, prevention, disease, control, centers
Number of Pages: 25
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437922090
ISBN-13: 9781437922097

Focuses on funding for global health programs conducted by the CDC, a key recipient of U.S. global health funding. Contents: (1) Intro.; (2) CDCżs Global Health Programs: Global HIV/AIDS: Pres. Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief; Global Malaria: Pres. Malaria Initiative; Global TB; Global Disease Detection; Pandemic and Avian Influenza; Global Immunization: Polio; Measles; Other CDC Global Health Programs; (3) CDC Global Health Spending: FY2001-FY2009, FY2001-FY2003, FY2004-FY2008; Distribution of CDC Global Health Funding: FY2004-FY2008; (4) CDC Global Health Funding: FY2009-FY2010; (5) Related

Author: Robert W. Herdt
Publisher: CIMMYT
Keywords: research, agricultural, international, priorities, changing
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9706480803
ISBN-13: 9789706480804

Global food security; Global changes; Global physical and biological changes; Factors determining public sector reseach resource allocation; Challenges for agriculture; Implication of global change for public international agricultural research.

Author: Tiaji Salaam-Blyther
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: flu, issues, congress, avian, spread, responses, global, international
Number of Pages: 37
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437939333
ISBN-13: 9781437939330

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. Contents: (1) Background; (2) Global Prevalence: Transmission Among Birds; (3) Congressional Response; (4) U.S. Executive Branch Response: Dept. of State; USAID; HHS; USDA; DoD; (5) International Response: FAO; The World Organization for Animal Health; WHO; International Health Regulations; The World Bank; (6) Issues for Congress: Patent Protections; Global Data Sharing; Global Disease Surveillance; Global Pandemic Planning; Combating Bird Flu Among Animals in Affected Countries; Cost of Culling; Global Economic Impacts; Global B

Author: Vinay Kumar Bhargava
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: global, development, challenges, key, introduction, issues, citizens
Number of Pages: 491
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0821367315
ISBN-13: 9780821367315

Written by 27 World Bank experts, this book draws on the Bank's unique global capabilities and experience to promote an understanding of key global issues that cannot be solved by any one nation alone in an increasingly interconnected world. It describes the forces that are shaping public and private action to address these issues and highlights the Bank's own work in these areas. Covering four broad themes (global economy, global human development, global environment, and global governance), this comprehensive volume provides an introduction to today's most pressing global issues-from poverty

Author: Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee
Publisher: The Golden Sufi Center
Keywords: spiritual, practice, dimension, global, world, awakening
Number of Pages: 167
Published: 2006-11-01
ISBN-10: 1890350125
ISBN-13: 9781890350123

With an in-depth exploration of the relationship between individual spiritual practice and global transformation, this chronicle describes and outlines the possibilities of a cultivated global consciousness. By looking at developing patterns in spirituality, both individual and on a global level, this resource aims to expand perceptions on a basic level of sacredness, urging humanity to take more responsibility for its spiritual heritage and to step into the arena of spiritual service.

Author: Julia E Sweig
Publisher: Council on Foreign Relations
Keywords: brazil, relations, global
Number of Pages: 125
Published: 2011-07-01
ISBN-10: 087609504X
ISBN-13: 9780876095041

This Independent Task Force finds that Brazil is a significant international actor whose influence on global issues is likely to increase and recommends that U.S. policymakers and others recognize its global standing and work with Brazil to develop complementary policies.

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: horizons, development, global
Number of Pages: 184
Published: 2011-05-31
ISBN-10: 0821386921
ISBN-13: 9780821386927

Global Development Horizons 2011: Multipolarity and the New Global EconomyAs the second decade of the 21st century unfolds, the world economy is acclimating to shifting economic growth poles, evolving trade and finance paradigms, and new mechanisms of international policy coordination. While the large developed economies of today were undeniably the drivers of global growth over the past century, these polarities appear to be shifting. Global Development Horizons -- a new annual series from the World Bank -- aims to stimulate fresh thinking and research on medium- and long-term emerging global
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