The Chemical Weapons Convention requires, among other things, that the signatories to the convention--which includes the United States--destroy by April 29, 2007, or as soon possible thereafter, any chemical warfare materiel that has been recovered from sites where it has been buried once discovered. For several years the United States and several other countries have been developing and using technologies to dispose of this non-stockpile materiel. To determine whether international efforts have resulted in technologies that would benefit the U.S. program, the U.S.
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From 3rd to 5th March 2008 the International Association of Technology, Education and Development organised its International Technology, Education and Development Conference in Valencia, Spain. Over a hundred papers were presented by participants from a great variety of countries. Summarising, this book provides a kaleidoscopic view of work that is done, all over the world in (higher) education, characterised by the key words ‘Education” and ‘Development’. I wish the reader an enlightening experience...
International code or standard was developed under procedures accredited as meeting the criteria for American National
Standards and it is a U.S. national standard. Standards Committee that approved the code or standard was balanced
to ensure that individuals are competent and concerned interests have had a chance to participate. The proposed code
or standard was made available for public review and comment that provides an opportunity for additional public input from
industry, academia, management agencies, and public at large....
INTERNAL CONTROL BASED ON THE COSO REPORT
To use COSO, the Corporate Governance model, and COBIT, the Information Technology Governance framework, to achieve compliance with the SARBANES-OXLEY law
Methodology concepts of COSO.
MEYCOR COSO AG basics, a tool for implementing internal control based on the COSO report.
International research on natural resource management advances in impact assessment
Increased concern about the environmental and natural resource implications of agriculture has given rise to an emphasis on research that calls attention to these issues in developing countries. National and international agricultural research systems, including the research Centres under the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), have intensified research on natural resource management (NRM) both in terms of budget allocation and priority setting.
Research, development and industrialisation of renewable energy are currently moving at a rapid pace
worldwide. Biofuels play significant roles in decarbonisation of our future energy needs and act to
mitigate deleterious impacts of greenhouse gas emissions. Liquid transportation biofuels (bioethanol and
biodiesel) now represent key contributors to the bioenergy portfolios in many countries.
The increasing demand for energy worldwide, together with the depletion of crude oil
reserves, environmental threats due to greenhouse gas emissions and new national
and international legislation, is resulting in the imperative for petroleum-derived fuels
to be complemented or substituted by biofuels. Such an alternative, renewable,
biodegradable and nontoxic biofuel is biodiesel.
The book “Biodiesel: Feedstocks and Processing Technologies” is intended to provide
a professional look on the recent achievements and emerging trends in biodiesel
Today's international trade is radically more complex. The revolution in information
and communication technologies fostered an internationalisation of supply chains
which created a nexus between trade, investment, and services which is at the heart of
so much of today's international commerce.
Fundamental changes in recent decades have heightened the need for new and viable
solutions to the problems of international trade.
Technology is pervasive—invading all areas of our personal and business
lives. In our personal lives, we have some control over how much
technology we will tolerate, but not so in our professional lives. Every aspect
of modern organizations involves technology, to the extent that auditors can
no longer audit around the computer as they did from 1960 until recently.
Technology is an important element of a majority of the controls that are,
or should be, in place.
The global trading system is undergoing a period of transition. Shifting economic
circumstances, major advances in technology and the emergence of
new players on the global scene, all underscore that we are on the cusp of
big changes. Persistent imbalances, driven largely by macro-economic
factors continue to be a cause of concern in some major economies.
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The development of goat production system in Vietnam has been boosted by the government of Vietnam through the establishment and support for research centers goats and rabbits Shanxi in the north of Vietnam. The initiatives developed at this center through both national and international programs R & D has been successfully implemented local farms in the north, and both national and government province needs to promote similar projects in central and southern Vietnam
Application of polymers from renewable resources - also identified as
biopolymers - has a large potential market due to the current emphasis on
sustainable technology. For optimal R&D achievements and hence benefits
from these market opportunities, it is essential to combine the expertise
available in the vast range of different disciplines in biopolymer science and
.MOSFET MODELING FOR VLSI SIMULATION
Theory and Practice
.International Series on Advances in Solid State Electronics and Technology (ASSET)
Founding Editor: Chih-Tang Sah
Modern Semiconductor Quantum Physics by Li Ming-Fu Topics in Growth and Device Processing of III-V Semiconductors by Stephen John Pearton, Cammy R. Abernathy & Fan Ren Ionizing Radiation Effects in MOS Oxides by Timothy R. Oldham
HUMAN CAPITAL GAINS: HOW THE INVESTMENT AND ALLOCATION OF HUMAN CAPITAL AFFECTS THE PERFORMANCE OF HIGH TECHNOLOGY INITIAL PUBLIC OFFERING FIRMS A second reason
is that schools in more stratified markets are likely to be more internally homogenous; as the
sampling variance of the school average depends linearly on the within-school variance of
individual characteristics, more internally homogenous schools imply more reliable schoollevel
That rapid globalization is taking place in businesses around the world is beyond
dispute. If multinational firms are to prosper now and in the future, their managers
must be able to function in a global context—formulating and implementing strategies,
inventing and utilizing technologies, and creating and coordinating information.
International assignments are the single most powerful means for developing
future global leaders.