Though alternative methods of controlling insects, rodents,
insect pests, pathogens, microbes and weeds have been developed, pesticides could
not be replaced. The prosperous role of pesticides in the management of insect pests
and diseases is indisputable. However, its nature of non selective toxicity towards
other organisms and deposition in the environment warrants the legislation of usage.
Pesticide use raises a number of environmental concerns.
Demographic and epidemiological transitions and changes in lifestyle are leading to the
emergence of cancer and other chronic diseases as public health problems in India. Cancer
pattern in India reveals the predominance of tobacco related cancers, which are amenable
to primary prevention. Cancer Registries in different parts of the country reveal that majority
of cancer cases present in an advanced stage and makes treatment options prolonged and
With the value of their toxic assets written down to zero, a number of banks will no
longer meet the legislated core capital requirement. The government should take a stake
in these banks in order to recapitalize them. The prior removal of troubled assets will
limit the risk taken on by the government and provide good prospects for the appreciation
of its investment. The government’s risk of loss (through the bad bank) and opportunity
for success (through the rescued good bank) would thus be clearly separated from one
another. This would also contribute to transparency.
The rise and rapid spread of HIV infection, the resurgence of other serious communicable
diseases such as tuberculosis and hepatitis and the increasing recognition that prisons are
inappropriate receptacles for people with drug or alcohol dependence and mental health
problems have thrust prison health high on the public health agenda. As WHO has emphasized,
any national health strategy must include prison policies that address these serious health
We also Önd evidence of a political economy story. We were motivated to pursue this
story by the failure of a legislative bill in the Greek Parliament in 2010. The idea of the
bill was to mandate tax audits for reported income below a minimum amount, targeted at
eleven select occupations. The occupations line up almost perfectly with our results: doctors,
dentists, veterinarians, lawyers, architects, engineers, topographer engineers, economists, Örm
consultants and accountants.
After graduation, I worked as a communications advisor
at Inland Revenue for six years. As a communications
advisor in a large and complex organisation, no one day
was ever the same. I worked on KiwiSaver (work-based
savings initiative); legislative, tax technical and social
policy projects; and business support communications.
This involved communication risk management,
communications planning, brand management and media,
government and general public relations.
Special Fund Accounting Practices. In response to this year’s Department of Parks and
Recreation accounting issues, the Legislature passed Chapter 343, Statutes of 2012 (AB 1487,
Committee on Budget), to ensure that special fund information was presented in the Governor’s
budget on the same basis as that used in the Controller’s budgetary accounting reports. We expect
that the 2013-14 Governor’s Budget will include updated information on special fund balances in
response to these requirements.
All projects are subject to limitations and constraints as they must be within scope and adhere to
budget, scheduling, and resource requirements. Project planning and documentation are no
exception to this rule. There may also be legislative, regulatory, technology, or organizational
policy requirements which must be followed as part of communications management. These
constraints must be clearly understood and communicated to all stakeholders.
To understand the socio economic profile of fishing
community and to identify various factors that affect the
coastal environmental health and the livelihood of the
fishing community a survey has been planned. The broad
objective of the study is to examine the socio-economic
conditions of the stakeholders in Ennore Creek; while the
supplementary objectives centered on the analysis of the
impact of water pollution & the creek environment on the
health and income of stakeholders of Ennore Creek.
Hypotheses of the study
The non‐appointed senior career services professionals of the Port Authority have an
unusually long tenure, averaging 24 years of service
The senior management organization is very respectful, cordial, and appears to have a high
level of dedication and commitment to the Port Authority’s mission. In addition, senior
management possesses a critical knowledge base and skills that needs to be transferred through
integrated training programs to junior staff.
Presumably, the amount of observable discrimination against minorities
in wages and employment depends not only on tastes for discrimination, but
also on other variables, such as the degree of competition and civil rights
legislation. However, aside from the important theory of compensating
differentials originated by Adam Smith, and a few major studies like Myr-
dal’s American Dilemma , there was little else available in the 1950s to
build on to analyze how prejudice and other variables interact. ...
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In this survey, special attention is drawn on EU practice as the European trade bloc has
established a separate pillar in its Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) which exclusively deals
with rural development and agri-environment. In the case of the EU, the paper looks at the lega
framework on RD and agri-environment at the EU level, while further taking four
national/regional programs as examples for how Member States have been implementing the EU
framework legislation on RD.
Agricultural legislation in the United States attaches high importance to environmental programs
in agricultural policy, focusing on measures to convert highly erodible cropland to approved
conservation uses (including long-term retirement), reconvert farmland back into wetlands, and
encourage crop and livestock producers to adopt practices that reduce environmental problems,
on a cost-sharing basis. Furthermore, research and advice has increasingly focused on promoting
sustainable farming practices.
Key governance challenges include institutional
and territorial fragmentation and poorly managed
multi‑level governance. Limited capacity at the local
level, unclear allocation of roles and responsibilities
and questionable resource allocation are also
problematic. This is often reflected in patchy financial
management and the lack of long‑term strategic
planning, together with weak economic regulation
and poorly drafted legislation. Insufficient means
for measuring performance have contributed to low
accountability and transparency.
The 2012 Towers Watson/National Business
Group on Health Employer Survey on Purchasing
Value in Health Care provides many strategic
insights into the actions and plans of leading U.S.
employers. It also offers views of what the future
of employer-provided health care in the U.S. may
look like this year and in the coming three years.
This analysis comes at a time when employers are
still facing a number of long-term challenges, such
as controlling growing costs, improving employee
engagement and accountability, and optimizing the
total rewards mix.
Through much of the 1980s and into the 1990s, deﬁcits were a dominant
topic in Washington economic policy discussions. By 1990, annual deﬁcit
forecasts exceeding $300 billion—“as far as the eye can see”—were com-
mon, so that year President Bush agreed to abandon his “no new taxes”
pledge and meet with Democratic leaders of Congress to fashion deﬁcit-
The Mali Economic Management Credit supports the government’s
efforts to improve women’s access to land and financial services. It has
facilitated the preparation of an action plan that was included in the
overall financial sector action plan approved in 1998, which resulted
in budget support for women’s income-generation activities. The
operation has also facilitated and increased women’s access to land in
the Office du Niger region; and raised public awareness of women’s
legal rights and the benefits of women’s participation in the develop-
The reform of the ownership structure of public banks was only one part of a much broad-
er set of reforms. Since the 1980s, several provisions of the Italian financial law have
changed substantially. One important trigger was the legislation of the European Commu-
nity, in particular, the First Banking Directive in 1977 and the Second Banking Directive
in 1989. The new Consolidated Law on Banking of 1993 finally replaced the legislation of
1936. In this process, most restrictions introduced in the 1930s were removed.