Xem 1-20 trên 38 kết quả Literacy and basic
  • It is the policy of the University to consider membership in organizations that would promote the advancement of education and research, enhance the professional standing of its administrative personnel, and facilitate favorable campus-community relations. It is often in the best interest of the university to consolidate payment of multiple individual membership fees into a single institutional membership. The Chancellor retains approval authority for memberships in organizations of universities and colleges and community organizations.

    pdf34p lenh_hoi_xung 22-02-2013 21 6   Download

  • The approach taken to maximize concurrency and im- prove performance is to restrict the use of the PBFT pro- tocol to only the operations that need to be totally or- dered among each other. Other operations can execute speculatively in a single replica (that may be faulty and provide incorrect replies) and we delay validating these replies until commit time. The application program starts a transaction by exe- cuting a BEGIN operation (function db begin, Figure 2, line 1).

    pdf11p yasuyidol 02-04-2013 32 5   Download

  • In column III we additionally look at the age composition of popula- tion. We add two variables, namely the percentage of population that is below 14 and the percentage of population that is between 14 and 64 years old. Note that the share of elderly people above 64 years cannot be simultaneously added as the three shares add up to one and are therefore collinear. Adding the age composition hardly affects the population elas- ticity, which remains close to unity.

    pdf15p tainhacmienphi 19-02-2013 20 3   Download

  • All advertising and special event materials for advertising agencies, advertising suppliers and advertising clubs must be entered in these categories. Entries submitted in advertising industry self-promotion are not eligible in other categories. However, individual components are eligible for entry in the visual and audio elements of advertising categories. Please note: The NAC recommends that Advertising Industry Self-Promotion work NOT be eligible for Best of Show consideration.

    pdf6p tay_thi_le 19-02-2013 23 3   Download

  • Both ABC and SBS enjoy broad public support. Additionally, viewers of public service broadcasters in Australia have higher levels of political knowledge than consumers of commercial news. Jones and Pusey (2010), for instance, find positive correlations between respondents who watch ABC or SBS regularly and are able to provide correct answers to basic questions concerning the Australian political system and current events.

    pdf29p thamgiacongdong 02-05-2013 29 2   Download

  • Prof Yoswa Dambisya (University of Limpopo/EQUINET) scoped the Consultation over the three days, emphasising the links between activities in Day One to subsequent discussions. Day One would focus on country policies, positions and plans, with a view to identifying common ground, common challenges and common approaches. He encouraged delegates to ask: What can we do together, and what do we differently? He asked delegates to find ways of pulling in the same direction, in the Kenyan spirit of “Harambee”.

    pdf30p nhamnhiqa 01-03-2013 17 1   Download

  • Medical rehabilitation is underfunded and short-staffed, and access to services is subject to substantial regional disparities. Long-term care is provided by both the health and the social sectors. Local governments are responsible for providing social care, which takes the form of cash and in-kind benefits provided mostly to impoverished individuals and those with disabilities. Palliative care is still in its infancy. The importance of informal carers, who in some cases are eligible for financial assistance, has been recognized.

    pdf39p nhamnhiqa 01-03-2013 15 1   Download

  • One of the outstanding challenges for the European economy is sustainable production. Substantial developments are required in order to reduce Green House Gas (GHG) emissions. Although ME is not an energy intensive sector, it plays a major role in attaining political objectives. 29 Its engineering solutions are indispensable for a cleaner, healthier, safer and sustainable world. ME renders new energy sources accessible, enhances the cleanliness of existing forms of power generation and increases the efficiency of current and emerging technologies.

    pdf66p loixinloi 08-05-2013 16 1   Download

  • Agriculture is also a significant source of economic growth. In developing countries, agriculture generates on average 29 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) and employs 65 percent of the labour force. About two thirds of the world’s agricultural value added is produced in developing countries. At the same time, agriculture also plays an important role in transforming and urbanized economies, where industries and services linked to agriculture account for more than 30 percent of GDP (ibid.).

    pdf185p khanhchilam 29-03-2013 29 8   Download

  • In spite of the limited evidence about the behaviour of mutual funds in emerging markets, mutual fund investment in these areas has grown markedly over the past decade at a quicker pace than even the developed markets have shown. The growth in mutual fund investment is influential because it shapes the future development in the securities market and has important policy implications. The high proportion of institutional investors creates more timely information and therefore makes the market more efficient.

    pdf76p khanhchilam 29-03-2013 29 8   Download

  • This study is distinct from pervious studies in two folds. Firstly, this study fills the gap of limited research on emerging mutual funds. Secondly, this study explores determinants of mutual fund growth at the asset management corporation level. Research on emerging market mutual funds are performed at mutual fund level. Nazir et.al (2010) assessed determinants of mutual fund growth focusing on equity funds in Pakistan. Analysis of Thai mutual fund industry and competitive situation are elaborated in section 2. Data, model, and methodology are discussed in section 3.

    pdf6p hongphuocidol 04-04-2013 31 7   Download

  • It is crucial that the teaching of writing skills is carried out in a consistent way across the whole school. In a primary setting, this means that all teachers should have reached agreement on the messages about required structure and content that they will give to learners (for example about the layout of a particular genre of writing) so that learners are not confused when they move into a class taught by someone new. In a secondary setting, as learners move between different departments as part of their learning, this is particularly important.

    pdf49p commentcmnr 03-06-2013 44 6   Download

  • The level of education is expanding in the field of medical science, and the demand for cosmetic surgeons in India is at an all time high. Cosmetic or aesthetic surgery is a fine tuned branch of medicine and requires intensive training. After an MBBS degree ,students would have to pursue a three-year Masters in Surgery (MS) degree and decide upon their area of specialization. The MS degree involves a house job, a junior residency and a senior residency for one year each.

    pdf91p commentcmnr 03-06-2013 19 6   Download

  • The quality of dialogue with partner countries (government and civil society representatives) is a key to establishing effective development cooperation policies and to their successful implementation. Partnership, ownership of development processes by the target population, and strengthening of institutional and administrative capacity to effectively manage change, are principles which are now largely shared by all donors. Two issues are given emphasis in the EC’s develop- ment policy in this regard, namely: Role of civil society.

    pdf204p tainhacmienphi 25-02-2013 17 5   Download

  • It is important to establish at the outset of a project, a precise definition of the purpose and scope of the project to ensure that both Business Partners and Technical personnel are clear about the field of reference. Any project carried out by an organization should be addressing one or more of the Business Objectives of the organization. If it does not, why is the project being carried out? Therefore to establish the objectives and scope of the project, it is first necessary to identify the overall reason for the project by relating it to one or more objectives of the organization.

    pdf0p tainhacmienphi 25-02-2013 21 5   Download

  • This is the problem with benchmarking Security Information Event Management (SIEM) sys- tems, which collect security events from one to thousands of devices, each with its own differ- ent log data format. If we take every conceivable environment into consideration, it is impossi- ble to benchmark SIEM systems. We can, however, set one baseline environment against which to benchmark and then include equations so that organizations can extrapolate their own benchmark requirements. That is the approach of this paper....

    pdf12p giamdocamnhac 06-04-2013 18 4   Download

  • A decrease in demand – such as occurred for typewriters with the advent of computers, or buggy whips as cars replaced horses as the major method of transportation – has the reverse effect of an increase, and implies a fall in both the price and the quantity traded. Examples of decreases in demand include products replaced by other products – VHS tapes were replaced by DVDs, vinyl records replaced by CDs, cassette tapes replaced by CDs, floppy disks (oddly named because the 1.

    pdf25p trinhcaidat 22-04-2013 20 4   Download

  • Journalists are often ill equipped to meet the information needs of special populations during health-related emergencies. They also may not see it as their job or role to communicate directly with these audiences. Special populations include elderly people, disabled people, homeless people, housebound populations, racial and cultural minorities, linguistic minorities, illiterate populations, transient populations (for example, tourists, business travellers and migrant workers) and institutionalized populations.

    pdf32p thamgiacongdong 02-05-2013 21 4   Download

  • An overwhelming majority of firms reported paying more for construction materials in 2012 than they did the previous year, a trend that firms predict will continue into 2013. Eighty-eight percent of firms reported paying more for construction materials in 2012 compared to the previous year, while 90 percent report they expect materials prices to again increase in 2013.

    pdf0p mebachano 01-02-2013 12 3   Download

  • While there are signs of growing optimism among contractors about some aspects of their business, the bottom line is that only 20 percent of firms say they expect the overall construction market to grow in 2013, while 56 percent don’t expect it to grow again until at least 2015. Even though few firms expect the market to grown again in 2013, more manufacturing contractors expect growth in 2013 than any other market types, with 21 percent predicting growth this year. Water and sewer contractors will have to be more patient than other contractors, with more of...

    pdf0p mebachano 01-02-2013 18 3   Download

Đồng bộ tài khoản