This guide presents resources on child and youth participation from Asia, Europe, North America,
Latin America, Africa, Australia and the Pacific. Most of the materials are available in electronic
form and have been included in the CD-ROM that is part of this guide. The main audiences for
this resource guide are practitioners and managers involved in promoting child and youth
participation in government, community-based organizations, child-led organizations, NGOs
and UN and donor agencies.
External finance is meant to supplement and support developing countries’ domestic resource mobilization. However, since the nineteenth century, developing countries have experienced repeated episodes of rapidly increasing external indebtedness and debt-service burdens that have brought slower growth or recession and eventually produced renegotiation and restructuring.
In any system of innovation, the constituency of participating individuals plays a large role in determining its strengths and weaknesses. A fundamentally mobile resource, individuals are influenced by a complex nexus of factors prompting their movements. This book is a review of the literature on the topic and is designed as a
In any system of innovation, the constituency of participating individuals plays a large role in determining its strengths and weaknesses. A fundamentally mobile resource, individuals are influenced by a complex nexus of factors prompting their movements. This book is a review of the literature on the topic and is designed as a resource for anyone interested in analysing human mobility and the factors and policies through which it influences innovation.
Android is an open source software toolkit for mobile phones that was
created by Google and the Open Handset Alliance. It’s inside millions of
cell phones and other mobile devices, making Android a major platform
for application developers. Whether you’re a hobbyist or a professional
programmer, whether you are doing it for fun or for profit, it’s time to
learn more about developing for Android. This book will help you get
The importance of mobile systems programming has emerged over the recent years as a new domain in software development. The design of software that runs in a mobile device requires that developers combine the rules applicable in embedded environment; memory-awareness, limited performance, security, and limited resources with features that are needed in workstation environment; modifiability, run-time extensions, and rapid application development.
Programming Mobile Devices is a comprehensive, practical introduction to programming mobile systems.
The Monterrey Consensus of the International Conference on Financing for Development (United Nations, 2002a) places the mobilization of domestic financial resources for development at the centre of the pursuit of economic growth, poverty eradication and sustainable development. It points to the need for “the necessary internal conditions for mobilizing domestic savings (and) sustaining adequate levels of productive investment” and stresses the importance of fostering a “dynamic and well-functioning business sector”.
Check Point Mobile Access blade is a simple and comprehensive remote access solution that delivers
exceptional operational efficiency. It allows mobile and remote workers to connect easily and securely from
any location, with any Internet device to critical resources while protecting networks and endpoint computers
from threats. Combining the best of remote access technologies in a software blade provides flexible access
for endpoint users and simple, streamlined deployment for IT.
Standard economic theory argues that international private capital flows will make a major contribution to development to the extent that they will flow from capital-abundant industrialized countries to capital-scarce developing countries, and help to smooth spending throughout the business cycle in capital-recipient countries. In recent years, reality has contradicted both aspects of this standard theory. For the last seven years, developing countries have transferred large amount of resources to developed countries.
This briefing paper was commissioned by Ericsson (global provider of
telecommunications equipment and related services) and Zain (mobile operator
active in seven Middle Eastern and fifteen sub-Saharan African countries) in order
to describe the social and economic impact that mobile communication is having in
Sudan. The paper aims to give a concise overview of the key economic and social
effects of mobile telephony in Sudan and the social and economic development case
for continued investment in telecommunications infrastructure by foreign companies.
INTRODUCTION This is a book about delivering web content to mobile devices. Much has been written about mobile devices. Plenty has been written about developing websites for the so-called “standards era” of the web. However, little has been written about the two colliding. “is resource aims to ﬁll that void. The premise of this book is threefold: Analyze current and future technologies relevant to mobile …..
Introduction to Check Point Mobile for Windows
Check Point Mobile for Windows is a remote access client for easy, secure connectivity to corporate resources over the internet, through a VPN tunnel.The Installation Process
Important - To install a Remote Access Client on any version of Windows, you need Administrator permissions. Consult with your system administrator.
To install a Remote Access Client:
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An additional issue arises because of payments
such as future taxes and royalties. In acquiring
the above property, the new owner must, for ex-
ample, pay a 10 percent overriding royalty to the
landowner. Such payments should be included
in the value of the resource even though they do
not accrue to the seller of the property. In the
example shown in Box 3–1, future royalties and
taxes are assumed to have a present value of $0.6
million. These payments introduce a major new
complication because taxes and royalties depend
on future production.
Study theoreotical and practical basis of mobilizing financial resource for socioeconomic infrastructure investment of local governments (provincial). Analyze of the impact of specific factors that have an impact on financial resource mobilization of the border gate cities in general and Mong Cai international border gate city in particular. Analyze and evaluate the current status of investment in socio-economic infrastructure and current status of mobilizing financial resource in Mong Cai city.
When the first edition of WCDMA for UMTS was published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
6 years ago (in April 2000), 3GPP had just completed the first set of wideband CDMA
(WCDMA) specifications, called ‘Release 99’. At the same time, the Universal Mobile
Telecommunication Services (UMTS) spectrum auction was taking place in Europe.
UMTS was ready to go.
Mobile Ad Hoc Network (MANET) is a collection of communication devices or nodes
that wish to communicate without any fixed infrastructure and pre-determined
organization of available links. The nodes in MANET themselves are responsible for
dynamically discovering other nodes to communicate. Although the ongoing trend is to
adopt ad hoc networks for commercial uses due to their certain unique properties, the
main challenge is the vulnerability to security attacks.
Today’s industrial products, and many public sponsored projects,
show a strong increase in functionality and complexity. Think of automobiles,
mobile phones, personal computers, airplanes, or a space
mission. To ensure success and cope with inherent risks of modern
products, project management and systems engineering have become
indispensable skills for forward-looking enterprises.
The role of interest rate in the determination of investment and, hence economic
growth, has been a matter of controversy over a long period of time. Yet, what constitutes an
appropriate interest rate policy still remains to be a puzzling question. Until the early 1970s,
the main line of argument was that because the interest rate represents the cost of capital, low
interest rates will encourage the acquisition of physical capital (investment) and promotes
economic growth. Thus, during that era, the policy of low real interest rate was adopted by ...
Resource Management in Satellite Networks part 1. This book provides significant knowledge on innovative radio resource management schemes for satellite communication systems that exploit lower layer adaptivity and the knowledge of layer 3 IP QoS support and transport layer behavior. The book integrates competencies considering all the parts of system design: propagation aspects, radio resource management, access protocols, network protocols, transport layer protocols, and more, to cover both broadband and mobile satellite systems....