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  • A further barrier to pension funds‟ investment in green projects is their lack of knowledge and experience not only with „green‟ projects, but with infrastructure investments in general (which green projects are often a subsector of) and the financing vehicles involved (such as private equity funds or structured products).

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  • But while there are differences in profitability and target markets, there are not big differences in loan portfolio quality. The top row of Table 3 reports on the quality of loan portfolios for different kinds of institutions, and we show that all in fact do quite well. We focus on nongovernmental organizations, non-bank financial institutions, and banks. For each group, the range of experience is captured with data at the 25th percentile, median, and 75th percentile.

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  • Each year more than 200 million people are affected by floods, tropical storms, droughts, earthquakes, and also operational failures, wars, terrorism, vandalism, and accidents involving hazardous materials. These are part of the wide variety of events that cause death, injury, and significant economic losses for the countries affected. As demonstrated by recent events, natural and manmade hazards can affect anyone in anyplace.

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  • The mental health consequences of disasters have been the subject of a rapidly growing research literature in the last few decades. Moreover, they have aroused an increasing public interest, due to the dramatic impact and the wide media coverage of many recent disastrous events—from earthquakes to hurricanes, from technological disasters to terrorist attacks and war bombings.

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  • In an attempt to reduce the cost of goods sold, U.S. apparel and footwear manufacturers have moved their manufacturing plants to lower-cost regions like Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America, and Sub-Saharan Africa. However, in order to maintain a speedy turnaround time for certain products, U.S. manufacturers must retain some manufacturing plants within the United States. A majority of footwear manufacturing is produced within plants that are located in Asia.

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  • The principal themes pursued in this book emerge from the great transformation that the Latin American and the Caribbean economies experienced in the aftermath both of the foreign debt crisis of 1982 and of the macroeconomic stabilisation policies that vividly and painfully produced the so- called ‘lost decade’ of the 1980s.

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  • There is also considerable scope for a South-South exchange of good prac- tice. Again, when done right, larger-scale farming can provide opportunities for poor countries with large agricultural sectors and ample endowments of land. To make the most of these opportunities, however, countries will need to bet- ter secure local land rights and improve land governance. Adopting an open and proactive approach to dealing with investors is also needed to ensure that investment contributes to broader development objectives.

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  • Maryland. Repace (2005) measured outdoor fine particle and carcinogen concentrations from OTS on the campus of the University of Maryland at Baltimore. Using controlled experiments, Repace (2005) found that cigarette smoke RSP concentrations decline approximately inversely with distance downwind from the point source, whereas cigarette smoke carcinogen concentrations decline approximately inversely as the square of the distance from source to receptor.

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  • Paulino Calderón Pale (@calderpwn) is a very passionate software developer and penetration tester from a Caribbean island in México called Cozumel. He learned to write code and administer IT infrastructures early in his life—skills that came handy when he joined the information security industry. Today, he loves learning new technologies, penetration testing, conducting data-gathering experiments, developing software, and contributing to the open source community.

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  • The project seeks to review existing experiences and made ​​some parts of tropical species in Vietnam, especially the Caribbean Pine, and set further testing of the genetic material is improved, including hybrids. The project will also provide capacity building for forestry research organization Vietnamese related Pinus tree improvement and mass propagation system through training in Queensland (Qld) and Vietnam, development protection of small and nursery infrastructure, and a study tour to Australia, Vietnam related to innovative forest management / research....

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  • The issue of disparity and inequalities between black and minority ethnic groups and the majority white population in rates of mental ill health and equality of service in terms of experience and outcomes has figured in government policy since Labour took office in 1997. The death of an African-Caribbean patient named David Bennett in a secure psychiatric unit whilst detained under the Mental Health Act (1983) and the subsequent inquiry report published in 2003 found the NHS to be “institutionally racist”.

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  • CARD 033/VIE project seeks to review current experience and performance of some parts of tropical species in Vietnam, especially the Caribbean Pine, and to establish further testing improved genetic material, including hybrids. The project will also provide capacity building for forest research organizations related to Pinus trees to improve the system and mass communication through training in Queensland and Vietnam, protection and development of small-scale infrastructure, incubators, and a study tour to Australia, related to forest management and researchers...

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  • CARD 033/VIE project seeks to review current experience and performance of some parts of tropical species in Vietnam, especially the Caribbean Pine, and to establish further testing improved genetic material, including hybrids. The project will also provide capacity building for forest research organizations related to Pinus trees to improve the system and mass communication through training in Queensland and Vietnam, protection and development of small-scale infrastructure, incubators, and a study tour to Australia, related to forest management and researchers....

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  • This project aims to deliver important information, methodologies and guidelines for use by city planners and other prominent decision makers throughout Latin America and the Caribbean and Asia, applying eco-effi cient criteria to reduce emissions, save energy and natural resources, and enhance social inclusion. ECLAC views this project as an important milestone in the ongoing efforts surrounding eco-effi ciency and sustainable urbanization.

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