• Kuchenbecker J, Reinbott A, Mtimuni B, Krawinkel MB, Jordan I (2017) Nutrition education improves dietary diversity of children 6-23 months at community-level: Results from a cluster randomized controlled trial in Malawi. (uni-giessen.de)
  • Chiutsi-Phiri G, Heil E, Kalimbira AA, Mansangano C, Mtimuni BM, Krawinkel MB, Jordan I (2017) Reduced Motivated Adoption of Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices after Nutrition Education Intervention in Rural Malawi. (uni-giessen.de)
  • U.S. goods and services trade with Jordan totaled an estimated $5.0 billion in 2017 (latest data available). (ustr.gov)
  • The U.S. goods and services trade surplus with Jordan was $328 million in 2017. (ustr.gov)
  • The U.S. services trade surplus with Jordan was $94 million in 2017 (latest data available). (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. goods exports to Jordan in 2018 were $1.6 billion, down 16.4% ($314 million) from 2017 but up 70.8% from 2008. (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. exports of services to Jordan were an estimated $760 million in 2017 (latest data available), 8.0% ($56 million) more than 2016, and 82.7% greater than 2007 levels. (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. goods imports from Jordan totaled $1.8 billion in 2018, up 7.5% ($126 million) from 2017, and up 59.4% from 2008. (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. imports of services from Jordan were an estimated $666 million in 2017 (latest data available), 11.9% ($71 million) more than 2016, and 114% greater than 2007 levels. (ustr.gov)
  • The U.S. trade balance with Jordan shifted from a goods trade surplus of $234 million in 2017 to a goods trade deficit of $207 million in 2018. (ustr.gov)
  • The United States has a services trade surplus of an estimated $94 million with Jordan in 2017 (latest data available), down 13.8% from 2016. (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. foreign direct investment (FDI) in Jordan (stock) was $232 million in 2017 (latest data available), a 11.0% increase from 2016. (ustr.gov)
  • Comedian Jordan Klepper hosts the premiere of Comedy Central's "The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper" on Sept. 25, 2017 in New York City. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Jordan is currently our 71st largest goods trading partner with $3.4 billion in total (two way) goods trade during 2018. (ustr.gov)
  • The U.S. goods trade deficit with Jordan was $207 million in 2018. (ustr.gov)
  • Jordan was the United States' 67th largest goods export market in 2018. (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. total exports of agricultural products to Jordan totaled $203 million in 2018. (ustr.gov)
  • Jordan was the United States' 67th largest supplier of goods imports in 2018. (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. total imports of agricultural products from Jordan totaled $12 million in 2018. (ustr.gov)
  • Thonemann replied that the item was a modern forgery, created during the last 50 years in Jordan, because the text copied a truncated tombstone inscription (AD 108/9) from the Archaeological Museum of Amman . (wikipedia.org)
  • Jordan has an advanced health care system, although services remain highly concentrated in Amman . (wikipedia.org)
  • After receiving a scholarship funded by the UK to continue his education in Jordan, however, he entered college in Amman to study IT and design. (unhcr.org)
  • The Jordan Press Foundation is a shareholding company listed on the Amman Stock Exchange. (jordantimes.com)
  • AMMAN - Jordan on Tuesday condemned Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip, according to a Foreign Ministry statement. (jordantimes.com)
  • Six tourists in Jordan were wounded after a gunman opened fire on their bus in the capital Amman, a government spokesman told AFP. (france24.com)
  • But despite the contingency plan, today Jordan is taking another tack: "We will not allow a mass crossing," says Alaa Abdallat, the coordinator for refugees with the Ministry of Interior in Amman, articulating a government decision made Feb. 1. (csmonitor.com)
  • Save on your reservation by booking with our discount rates at Four Seasons Hotel Amman in Jordan . (priceline.com)
  • The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is a constitutional monarchy ruled by King Abdullah II bin Hussein. (state.gov)
  • Before you realize it, you will unleash a tribe war in Al-Mamlakah al-Oerdoennijjah al-Hasji-mijjah, or the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, as the official name of the country goes. (newsweek.com)
  • Fischer S, Hilger T, Piepho H-P, Jordan I , Cadish G (2019) Do we need more drought for better nutrition? (uni-giessen.de)
  • Jordan spotted that the search warrant was out of date and sued the police, who blamed a clerical error. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Mrs Jordan had asked local boat owners to help search Windermere and praised people in the area for their help and support. (bbc.co.uk)
  • One of them, Jordan Gill, said the search would continue until the truth about Matthew's disappearance was known. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The Jordan Lead Codices , (or the Jordanian Codices ), are a collection of codices allegedly found in a cave in Jordan and first publicized in March 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jordanian and Syrian refugees collaborate setting up businesses in Jordan. (unhcr.org)
  • The Jordan River Foundation (JRF), "established in 1995 and Chaired by Her Majesty Queen Rania Al-Abdullah, is a non-profit Jordanian non-governmental organization (NGO). (sourcewatch.org)
  • Jordanian officials have repeatedly said they need more international help to cope with the numbers, adding after the June 21 attack that the 60,000 trapped at Jordan's closed border are an international problem and not the responsibility of Jordan. (cnn.com)
  • In return, the other adhering countries to the Declaration guarantee that Jordanian investors will receive a fair treatment abroad and encourage their multinational enterprises operating in Jordan to contribute to economic, social and environmental progress. (oecd.org)
  • The American and Jordanian ladies bring a fresh vibrant look into the many stories of Jordan with fun and always with an attractive twist. (prlog.org)
  • Recent graduate Jon Gandomi, who helped initiate the trip to Jordan by approaching King Abdullah during his visit to the University, was interviewed by a Jordanian television reporter covering the Princeton students' arrival. (princeton.edu)
  • In the western city of Salt, some 300 Salafis - an ultraconservative Islamic sect banned in Jordan - protested in the city, demanding convicted al-Qaida prisoners be released from Jordanian jails. (sify.com)
  • Reinbott A, Schelling A, Kuchenbecker J, Jeremias T, Russel I, Kevanna O, Krawinkel MB, Jordan I (2016) Nutrition education linked to agricultural interventions improved child dietary diversity in rural Cambodia. (uni-giessen.de)
  • Reinbott A, Jordan I, Herrmann J, Kuchenbecker J, Kevanna O & Krawinkel MB (2016) Role of Breastfeeding and Complementary Food on Hemoglobin and Ferritin Levels in a Cambodian Cross-Sectional Sample of Children Aged 3 to 24 Months. (uni-giessen.de)
  • Sales of services in Jordan by majority U.S.-owned affiliates were $56 million in 2016 (latest data available), while sales of services in the United States by majority Jordan-owned firms were $3 million. (ustr.gov)
  • 1994-07-27T06:46:00-04:00 https://images.c-span.org/Files/416/059011-m.jpg From the White House East Room, President Clinton, Prime Minister Rabin of Israel, and King Hussein of Jordan briefed the media and took questions on their meetings. (c-span.org)
  • Fischer S, Hilger T, Piepho H-P, Jordan I , Karungi J, Towett E, Shepherd K, Cadish G (2020) Soil and farm management effects on yield and nutrient concentrations of food crops in East Africa. (uni-giessen.de)
  • Waswa LM, Jordan I, Herrmann J, Krawinkel MB & Keding GB (2015) Community-based educational intervention improved the diversity of complementary diets in western Kenya: results from a randomized controlled trial. (uni-giessen.de)
  • 1 in 3 marriages of Syrians in Jordan includes a child under 18 years. (unicef.org)
  • Just a kilometer from the attack, some 60,000 Syrians , themselves fleeing ISIS and the violence in their war-ravaged country, are stuck in appalling desert conditions, waiting to reach safety in Jordan. (cnn.com)
  • But by blocking aid and trapping Syrians at its border, Jordan is punishing children, women and men fleeing the very same atrocities that killed Jordan's soldiers. (cnn.com)
  • The Wild Rose is a Fine Dining Restaurant serving contemporary American food in South Jordan. (opentable.com)
  • The Wild Rose is an elegant dining restaurant, in the District in South Jordan. (opentable.com)
  • Also, it will ease demand on the culinary system, holding down the cost for treated water and increasing water pressure during peak use periods, he added.The secondary system will draw water from the South Jordan, Utah-Salt Lake, Utah Lake Distributing and Provo Reservoir canals. (deseretnews.com)
  • Much of the irrigated land in South Jordan is being developed as the community grows, which leaves canal water available for the secondary water system. (deseretnews.com)
  • Three South Jordan subdivisions are already connected to the first stage of the secondary water system and at least eight more are waiting to tie into lines as they are installed. (deseretnews.com)
  • South Jordan is entirely dependent on the Salt Lake Water Conservancy District for its culinary water, Warne said, adding, "The cost is high and will rise. (deseretnews.com)
  • Because South Jordan is still in the early stages of urbanization, the development of a secondary system is more manageable and economical, Warne said. (deseretnews.com)
  • It takes tolerance to host endless waves of incomers, and Jordan has displayed that virtue amply, absorbing thousands of refugees from the Palestinian Territories, Iraq and most recently Syria. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • It's been a long, painful year for Syria's 6 million refugees , as well as for Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey, which are buckling under the pressure of hosting three quarters of them. (cnn.com)
  • It's true that Jordan has already taken in 650,000 registered Syrian refugees , adding an astonishing 10% to its population. (cnn.com)
  • While the world clearly has to do more to help Jordan, the authorities should not be putting refugees' lives at risk by punishing them for the acts of the very forces they have fled, or by using them as bargaining chips for more help. (cnn.com)
  • Zobida Hassim-Ashagrie, the Jordan representative of the UNHCR, noted the new government decision but said that the UN has identified all the necessary supplies to handle a large influx of refugees. (csmonitor.com)
  • Young Syrian refugees, most of whom are married, attended a social therapy session at the Mafraq women's center in Mafraq, Jordan. (nytimes.com)
  • Bara'ah, 17, a Syrian refugee from Ghouta, a Damascus suburb, in the room where she and her husband live in Zarqa, Jordan. (nytimes.com)
  • Texas congresswoman Barbara Jordan (1936-1996) rose to the national stage from Houston's largely African American Fifth Ward, becoming a public defender of the U.S. Constitution and a leading presence in Democratic Party politics for two decades. (history.com)
  • Texas congresswoman Barbara Jordan's great-grandfather, Edward Patton, was one of several black representatives who served in the Texas legislature during Reconstruction. (history.com)
  • Jordan acceded to the World Trade Organization in 2000, and began to participate in the European Free Trade Association in 2001. (travlang.com)
  • Under the terms of the agreement, which entered into force on December 17, 2001, the United States and Jordan agreed to phased tariff reductions culminating in the complete elimination of duties on nearly all products by 2010. (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. exports to Jordan are up 374% from 2001 (pre-FTA). (ustr.gov)
  • U.S. imports from Jordan are up 692% from 2001 (pre-FTA). (ustr.gov)
  • Jordan acceded to the World Trade Organization in January 2000, and signed free trade agreements with the United States in 2000, and with the European Free Trade Association in 2001. (wikitravel.org)
  • CDC has been working in Jordan since 1998 to build human workforce capacity and to improve the use of data at all levels of the Ministry of Health. (cdc.gov)
  • The Jordan 198 was the car with which the Jordan Formula One team used to compete in the 1998 Formula One season. (wikipedia.org)
  • key) (results in bold indicate pole position) http://www.statsf1.com/es/jordan-198.aspx AUTOCOURSE 1998-99, Henry, Alan (ed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jordan, who had suffered from multiple sclerosis since 1973, was wheelchair-bound by the time she was invited to give her second Democratic convention keynote address in 1992. (history.com)
  • Jordan Sarrou (born 9 December 1992) is a French mountain bike racer. (wikipedia.org)
  • May 13, 1997: Jordan stole a page out of the 7-foot Mutombo's trash-talk book during Game 5 of the 1997 playoffs, when Jordan's Bulls faced Mutombo's new team, the Atlanta Hawks. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The forthcoming OECD Investment Policy Review of Jordan examines Jordan's investment regime and provides recommendations on how, despite the regional unrest and the slow recovery of the global economy strongly affecting economic activities, the authorities can implement structural reforms to make the country a more attractive investment destination and to support development. (oecd.org)
  • Partnerships are vital to UNICEF Jordan's efforts towards improving the lives and well-being of all children in Jordan. (unicef.org)
  • Jordan Russell (born 6 November 1986) is an Australian rules footballer who played for the Collingwood Football Club and the Carlton Football Club in the Australian Football League. (wikipedia.org)
  • With support from her close advisor Lyndon B. Johnson , Jordan was appointed to key posts including on the House Judiciary Committee. (history.com)
  • Ewing and Jordan are close friends, both being represented by ProServ, a Washington, D.C., sports management group. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The Middle East kingdom of Jordan is bordered on the west by Israel and the Dead Sea, on the north by Syria, on the east by Iraq, and on the south by Saudi Arabia. (infoplease.com)
  • The United Nations has based its Iraq operations in Jordan since the bombing of the U.N. headquarters in Baghdad two years ago, which killed 22 U.N. employees. (voanews.com)
  • The threat is no longer a terrorist coming to kill someone from the Jordan Valley but missiles from Iran and Iraq," Ronnie Shaked, a Palestinian expert at Hebrew University told The Media Line. (ynetnews.com)
  • During the buildup to the 1991 Gulf War, hundreds of thousands of people fled Iraq and swept toward Jordan. (csmonitor.com)
  • The Jordanians are sending a clear message: that Jordan will not become a haven for Iraqis who want to use military strikes as an excuse to escape poor economic conditions in Iraq," he says. (csmonitor.com)
  • Almost land-locked (save for a small 28 kilometer outlet on the Red Sea in the Gulf of Aqaba and a frontage on the Dead Sea ), Jordan is bordered by Israel and the West Bank ( Palestinian Territories ) to the west, by Syria to the north, by Iraq to the east and by Saudi Arabia to the south. (wikitravel.org)
  • Other wealthy Iraqis have also fled to Jordan to escape the ongoing violence in their home country. (voanews.com)
  • Some 100,000 Iraqis are already living in Jordan, 35,000 of them are there legally. (csmonitor.com)
  • Since its debut in 1990, The Wheel of Time® by Robert Jordan has captivated millions of readers around the globe with its scope, originality, and compelling characters. (macmillan.com)
  • More than four years after the 1991 fire at the Jordan Downs housing project in Watts, two of the arsonists are locked up for life and Zuniga, 68, and his family have moved to public housing on the Eastside. (latimes.com)
  • Death Penalty Rejected for Arsonists Who Killed 5 People : Courts: Jury recommends life terms without parole for 1991 fire at Jordan Downs housing project. (latimes.com)
  • Low-level protests in Jordan throughout 2011 were met by offers of reform from the King, and subsided as neighbouring countries descended into chaos and civil war. (europa.eu)
  • Protests in Jordan have generally been smaller than those in other Arab nations - and in another difference have not sought the ouster of the country's leader, King Abdullah II. (sify.com)
  • The United States-Jordan Free Trade Agreement was signed on October 24, 2000. (ustr.gov)
  • While in Congress Jordan worked on legislation promoting women's rights, supported the Equal Rights Amendment and cosponsored a bill that would have granted housewives Social Security benefits based on their domestic labor. (history.com)
  • Los Angeles officials are embarking on a $1-billion plan to tear down the notorious Jordan Downs housing project and turn it into a "new urban village" -- an effort aimed at transforming the Watts neighborhood that would be one of the city's largest public works projects. (latimes.com)
  • Jordan was ranked by the World Bank to be the number one medical tourism provider in the Arab region and among the top 5 in the world, as well as being the top medical tourism destination in the Middle East and North Africa . (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Bank ranked Jordan as being the top medical tourism destination in the Middle East and North Africa, followed by Dubai , Abu Dhabi , and Israel . (wikipedia.org)
  • While Jordan faces the challenges of modernisation and growing urbanisation, it remains one of the safest countries in which to gain an impression of the quintessential Middle East. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • Jordan is one of the United States' key allies in the Middle East. (voanews.com)
  • Jordan River , Arabic Nahr Al-Urdun , Hebrew Ha-Yarden , river of southwestern Asia , in the Middle East region. (britannica.com)
  • The revolutions that have swept through the Middle East have largely bypassed Jordan. (ynetnews.com)
  • Jordan (الأردنّ al-Urdunn ) is a country in the Middle East . (wikitravel.org)
  • Although the marriage of girls as young as 13 is not unheard-of in parts of the Middle East, that practice has not been common in areas of Syria or Jordan with higher levels of education. (nytimes.com)
  • The visit to Jordan, however, was more serendipitous, taking root when Gandomi and two other members of the University's Religious Life Council , a student organization, approached Abdullah following his Princeton address on the Arab-Israeli conflict. (princeton.edu)
  • As a newcomer to Port Charles, Jordan has a suspicious past that makes TJ's guardian, Shawn, worried about her true motives for coming to town. (go.com)
  • it's created by 'The Crying Game' writer and director Neil Jordan, from 'an idea' by superstar rock manager Paul McGuinness, with some early-episode screenwriting by. (latimes.com)
  • On Friday, April 27, Comedy Central's Jordan Klepper, host of the "The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper," sat down with Washington Post Opinion Writer and host of the "Cape Up" podcast, Jonathan Capehart, to talk about news, politics and satire. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The CDC's FETP program paved the way toward establishing a Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) in Jordan, the first Middle Eastern country to implement this system, which focuses on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). (cdc.gov)
  • and the Jordan University Hospital accounts for 3 percent of total beds in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • When completed, Jordan will be the largest country in the world with a single, comprehensive, national electronic health care delivery network to care for the country's entire population in a single electronic network of over 850 hospitals and clinics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The southern section of the Jordan River flows through the country. (infoplease.com)
  • In biblical times, the country that is now Jordan contained the lands of Edom, Moab, Ammon, and Bashan. (infoplease.com)
  • Jordan is also the home country of Iraq's most wanted insurgent, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. (voanews.com)
  • 28/11/2013 - Jordan has become the 46th country to adhere to the OECD Declaration on International Investment and Multinational Enterprises. (oecd.org)
  • When King Abdullah II of Jordan met with Princeton students after delivering a lecture on campus in February, Jon Gandomi took the opportunity to open a dialogue that led him and other Princeton students on an inspirational visit to the king's country this summer. (princeton.edu)
  • Her father, Benjamin Jordan, was a Baptist minister and warehouse clerk. (history.com)
  • Jordan died of leukemia-related pneumonia on January 17, 1996. (history.com)
  • After applying and being selected for the Jordan River Foundation Daleelkom project supported by UNHCR, over the course of three months, as Wael explains, they were able to develop their skills and capacities. (unhcr.org)
  • Many former members of Saddam Hussein's family and regime have settled in Jordan since the U.S. toppled Saddam in 2003. (voanews.com)
  • Part of the debate over security concerns the stability of the regime in Jordan. (ynetnews.com)
  • Syrian activists say government troops and forces fighting against President Bashar al-Assad's regime have clashed near the border with Jordan. (rferl.org)
  • For the latest information, and to check specific requirements for your nationality, see [http://www.visitjordan.com/visitjordan_cms/GeneralInformation/EntryintoJordan/tabid/61/Default.aspx Entry in to Jordan] on the official Jordan Tourism Board web site. (wikitravel.org)
  • Exiting the sea, it continues south, dividing Israel and the Israeli-occupied West Bank to the west from Jordan to the east before emptying into the Dead Sea . (britannica.com)
  • Since 1967, however, when Israeli forces occupied the West Bank (i.e., the territory on the west bank of the river south of its confluence with the Yābis), the Jordan has served as the cease-fire line as far south as the Dead Sea. (britannica.com)
  • The Israeli parliament's Ministerial Committee on Legislation this week considered a bill to extend Israeli law to the Jordan Valley, effectively a formal annexation to Israel. (ynetnews.com)
  • He says that if there is no Israeli presence in the Jordan Valley, the Israeli heartland itself is open to attacks. (ynetnews.com)
  • One report from the French news agency says Jordan has closed its land borders indefinitely. (voanews.com)
  • They then held a postmidnight news conference at Reinsdorf's business office in Skokie, Ill., to announce Jordan would play Saturday against Milwaukee. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Around 7,000 people reiterated pledges of loyalty to the king in demonstrations in the Red Sea port of Aqaba and the Jordan Valley, bordering Israel and the West Bank, the Petra state news agency said. (sify.com)
  • MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Sunday preparations were under way for King Abdullah of Jordan to visit Russia, Russian news agencies reported. (reuters.com)
  • UNICEF is very grateful for the leadership and collaboration of the Government of Jordan and its line ministries, the generous contribution from donor governments, foundations, business companies and individuals, and the active engagement of the civil society, NGO partners and the children themselves. (unicef.org)
  • This strong and focused partnership continues to produce results that are translating into real and positive change in the lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged children in Jordan. (unicef.org)
  • TravelTalkMEDIA's Sandy Dhuyvetter said, "I was inspired by a recent article published in the Autistic Globetrotter Website that highlighted Jordan as an ideal location that warmly welcomes families with autistic children. (prlog.org)
  • A Washington Post report suggests that D.J. Durkin's Maryland football staffed failed to act quickly enough to save Jordan McNair . (yahoo.com)
  • Kenny Walker and Jordan exchanged baskets and then Jordan stole the ball and was fouled by Walker heading in for the go-ahead basket. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Having heard Tony Jordan interviewed about the programme I had high expectations as he really seemed to have considered the different characters and their reason for being part of the story. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The Jordan School Board unanimously voted Tuesday night to oppose the tax initiative issues on the November general election ballot, and then issued proposed areas in which district budgets might be adjusted to deal with reductions should the measures pass. (deseretnews.com)
  • Christians, Jews, and Muslims alike revere the Jordan. (britannica.com)