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  • 2018
  • 25 June 2018 -The International Council of Nurses (ICN) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Childhood and Early Parenting Principles (CEPPs) Global Initiative to this collaborative worldwide network to actively promote a multi-sector approach to Early Childhood Development (ECD) by organisations and governments at all levels. (icn.ch)
  • Research
  • The Self Management Resource Center Diabetes Self-Management Program, an evidence-based Self-Management Program developed and previously offered by The Stanford Patient Education Research Center at Stanford University, and is supported by grant number 90CS0053-01-00 to Health Promotion Council from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. (hpcpa.org)
  • During the French Presidency in 2008, neurodegenerative diseases and Alzheimer's in particular, were identified by Member States as an area where social demand is high and where a common initiative, using Joint Programming (JP), would offer major added value compared with the current, fragmented efforts in the European Research Area. (europa.eu)
  • This new Joint Programming approach is a 'product' of the Ljubljana Process launched in May 2008 by the Council, which endeavours to develop a common European vision for the European Research Area and to improve its governance. (europa.eu)
  • The National Research Initiative Competitive Grants Program (NRI) is a small part of that USDA research effort, but it accounts for a substantial portion of the nation's merit-based peer-reviewed fundamental research efforts in food, fiber, and natural resources. (google.com)
  • In 1997, USDA asked the National Research Council Board on Agriculture (now the Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources) to conduct an independent assessment of the NRI program. (google.com)
  • national
  • Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC) is responsible for supporting national policies in nanotechnology development and supervising their implementation. (nano.ir)
  • The Initiative will stimulate economic development in the region by providing innovative solutions needed to compete in the national and international marketplace. (ne.gov)
  • major
  • The LCIF SightFirst program, Lions' flagship initiative, builds comprehensive eye care systems to fight the major causes of blindness and care for blind and visually impaired persons. (marketwired.com)
  • A major emphasis of the Initiative will be to help stem the region's "brain drain" of good students leaving the state. (ne.gov)
  • The Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI) is a global effort by 24 major cement producers with operations in more than 100 countries who believe there is a strong business case for the pursuit of sustainable development. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Impacts
  • The Pennsylvania Community Living Initiative aims to reduce the negative impacts of diabetes on older adults and adults with disabilities through implementing and sustaining Stanford's evidence-based Steps for Healthier Living™ Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) in sites throughout South-Central, Northeastern, and Southeastern Pennsylvania. (hpcpa.org)
  • main
  • The Initiative will work with a consortium of university, industry, and government, to accelerate economic development of software related industries in the region with three main missions. (ne.gov)
  • News
  • The Council for the Advancement of Science Writing is committed to improving the quality and quantity of science news reaching the public. (casw.org)
  • provide
  • The Initiative also will provide continuing education through classes and seminars that train IT workers in this rapidly changing field. (ne.gov)
  • resources
  • The CRI Council is pleased to recommend the following documents to help learn more about resources, sustainability or how to tunnel through the barriers, real or perceived. (cricouncil.com)
  • The Pediatric Cataract Initiative will utilize the resources of the Bausch + Lomb Early Vision Institute and Lions Clubs International Foundation to identify, fund and promote innovative methods of overcoming this issue for the long-term benefit of children, their families and their communities. (marketwired.com)
  • joint
  • A joint initiative, led by the Council's Corporate Enforcement Unit, has addressed smoking within Kilmarnock and Cumnock bus stations after a focused campaign to stamp out the problem. (east-ayrshire.gov.uk)
  • Councillor Tom Cook, Cabinet Member for Community Safety and Equalities said: "The Corporate Enforcement Unit (CEU) has been out on joint patrols with colleagues from across the Council, Police Scotland and Stagecoach, and has issued fixed penalty notices to those who are choosing not to follow the rules and have committed environmental crimes. (east-ayrshire.gov.uk)
  • 1. Why is the European Commission proposing for a Council recommendation on a pilot Joint Programming initiative on Neurodegenerative diseases, in particular Alzheimer's? (europa.eu)
  • 3. Why a pilot Joint Programming initiative for neurodegenerative diseases, in particular Alzheimer's? (europa.eu)
  • These are the reasons why EU countries have identified neurodegenerative diseases, and in particular Alzheimer's, as an area where a pilot Joint Programming initiative should be launched. (europa.eu)
  • development
  • In June, the council also directed staff to open discussions with Sound Transit regarding the property, envisioned for transit-oriented development, that's adjacent to the OMF East. (bellevuewa.gov)
  • Are development initiatives born out of robust empirical analysis or are they largely the product of donor predilections? (carnegiecouncil.org)
  • In order to better understand the rise and impact of these actors and their initiatives, it is important to subject philanthropic development ventures to such scrutiny. (carnegiecouncil.org)
  • It does so by taking a look at the Think Tank Initiative (TTI)-a novel, multi-stakeholder development initiative that aims to enhance the lives of citizens across the developing world by bolstering the capacities of think tanks across the developing world so they can assist their respective governments in formulating policies that can advance economic development. (carnegiecouncil.org)
  • At the other end are hundreds of development networks and micro-development initiatives that rely on technological and social media tools to make a difference in people's lives. (carnegiecouncil.org)
  • UNL proposes the Great Plains Software Technology Initiative to lead the development and dissemination of technologies to promote and advance the regional software industry. (ne.gov)
  • Until fighting stops and development takes root, communities and entire regions will continue to face hunger, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres told the Security Council on Thursday, underscoring the link between conflict and famine. (kff.org)
  • currently
  • Given the profusion of actors and initiatives currently engaged in improving people's well-being across the world, how should we evaluate the philanthropic impulse? (carnegiecouncil.org)
  • Jo Handelsman , a Yale microbiologist who is currently associate director for science at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), described the initiative to science writers attending her CASW New Horizons in Science lecture as part of the ScienceWriters2015 conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (casw.org)
  • high
  • Stagecoach, Police Scotland and officers from across the Council joined the CEU on high profile patrols this week at the bus stations with daily patrols taking place morning and afternoon when the stations were at their busiest. (east-ayrshire.gov.uk)
  • prepare
  • According to local authorities transfer fund requirements, a town council must prepare service delivery plan (LASDAP) before it can receive funds. (blogspot.com)
  • help
  • The Initiative will help bridge the needs of industry with University researchers capable of creating state-of-the-art solutions. (ne.gov)
  • Areas
  • The council agreed with the Planning Commission's recommendation to set the nonresidential building trigger height at 115 feet in the DT-OLB Central and DT-OLB South areas. (bellevuewa.gov)
  • course
  • The proposed Recommendation is expected to be adopted by the Council in the course of the autumn. (europa.eu)
  • Education
  • Health Promotion Council (HPC) is a nonprofit corporation whose mission is to promote health, and prevent and manage chronic disease, especially among vulnerable populations, through community-based outreach, education, and advocacy. (hpcpa.org)