It is often lamented that academics, activists and practitioners engaged in corporate accountability
and improving labour standards do not jointly reflect upon the subject of their work enough.
Academics talk to practitioners when they want information and practitioners don’t often have
the time to step back and reflect upon the efficacy of their strategies, except in planning meetings.
This book arose out of a workshop held in December 2007 which aimed at creating a new space
for reflection and collaboration.
For additional data collection also international research networks and projects consortia were used.
The used networks were the European Forest Institute Mediterranean regional office (EFIMED) and
Project Centre INNFORCE, the COST Actions E30 and E51, and others. The included project consortia
were the EU FP6 IP EFORWOOD, EU FP6 GoFOR, Erasmus Sokrates IP INNO-FOREST, and the FOPER
project (network of research organisation in the Western Balkan region).
To analyze the market potential of a book and magazine store in the greater Ladbrokes area, we
collected information from a number of sources. We gained information with respect to the market
for books and magazines for each Regional District in northwest B.C. from the 1996 Statistics
Canada Survey of Book Publishers and Exclusive Agents. We also obtained sales data for
Northwestern B.C. and southern Alaska from the Publisher's Clearing House, U.S.
these controls achieve a SO-percent reduction in the annual phosphorous
load from nonpoint sources, the trading authority may make any excess
reduction available to sewage treatment plants in the form of a pollution
credit. Additional phosphorous credits will be available as a result of
nonpoint source projects implemented by the authority and financed by
the proceeds from member assessments, a reservoir user fee, and other
fees and taxes.
As of January 1992 project officials ...
There are two kinds of fence you can use, one being a point location fence as in photo
5, and the other being a long fence as in photos 6 and 7. The point location fence
contacts the stock being cut at only one point along its length- a vertical line
perpendicular to the length of the stock and parallel to the blade. The advantage to this
kind of fence is that it allows you to swivel the stock back and forth as it is fed into
the blade in order to keep the direction of the cut going properly....
It is widely acknowledged that over the last 30 years or so we have
experienced a dramatic increase in the globalisation of economic activity.
International trade, cross-border investment, portfolio capital flows
and migration have all increased. As a consequence economies have
become more open and more interdependent. Because economies have
become more ‘joined-up’, national welfare has become more sensitive to
events and developments beyond national frontiers, which is one of the
reasons why globalisation has become a controversial issue.
Århus, the capital of Jutland, has for centuries been
central to the trade in Western Denmark. Århus is
the second-largest city in Denmark and one of its
cultural centres in addition to its commercial status –
a combination tourists benefit from.
Århus city centre is very atmospheric, with lovely
shopping streets and beautiful buildings, ranging
from the Middle Ages to present-day architectural
Descriptive statistics – pictographs
Pie charts and bar charts are examples of pictographs.
Pie charts can be used to highlight certain features of data contained in a report. For example, a report by the Office of Fair Trading on garage repair and servicing that was published in the year 2000 contained information which included that there were 16 000 independent garages, 6500 franchised ones, and 3800 Immediate Fit centres in the United Kingdom. This information can be made to have
Concentration signifies the state of being at a centre (con and _centrum_). Applied to thought, it is the act of
bringing the mind to a single point. Each human being must practise concentration subjectively and
objectively. In other words, each human being aims with more or less precision at concentration on a point
within and a point without his own world. Concentration "without" is illustrated when you devote all your
attention upon Nature, such as learning a trade, a profession, a science, an art or some form of business. This
is _Evolution_, outgoing or positive mental energy.
You can see a typical procurement process on
the centre pages of this guide.
At each stage of the tendering procedure
there are issues you should consider. We have
explained some of these issues below. Some
of the advice is obvious, however we have still
included it in this guide because it is not
In most cases you will have found out about
the contract in OJEU, at Supply2.gov.uk, on a
‘selling to’ website or from a trade journal.