Regional Health Planning: Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.EnglandAnesthetics, Local: Drugs that block nerve conduction when applied locally to nerve tissue in appropriate concentrations. They act on any part of the nervous system and on every type of nerve fiber. In contact with a nerve trunk, these anesthetics can cause both sensory and motor paralysis in the innervated area. Their action is completely reversible. (From Gilman AG, et. al., Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 8th ed) Nearly all local anesthetics act by reducing the tendency of voltage-dependent sodium channels to activate.Local Government: Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.State Medicine: A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.Anesthesia, Local: A blocking of nerve conduction to a specific area by an injection of an anesthetic agent.Great BritainSocial Control, Formal: Control which is exerted by the more stable organizations of society, such as established institutions and the law. They are ordinarily embodied in definite codes, usually written.Authoritarianism: The personality pattern or syndrome consisting of behavioral and attitudinal characteristics reflecting a preoccupation with the factors of power and authority in interpersonal relationships.Nuclear Energy: Energy released by nuclear fission or nuclear fusion.WalesPublic Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Contract Services: Outside services provided to an institution under a formal financial agreement.Decision Making, Organizational: The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.Government Regulation: Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.Family Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.LondonBudgets: Detailed financial plans for carrying out specific activities for a certain period of time. They include proposed income and expenditures.Public Health Administration: Management of public health organizations or agencies.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Neoplasm Recurrence, Local: The local recurrence of a neoplasm following treatment. It arises from microscopic cells of the original neoplasm that have escaped therapeutic intervention and later become clinically visible at the original site.Legislation, Drug: Laws concerned with manufacturing, dispensing, and marketing of drugs.Building Codes: Standards or regulations for construction which are designed to ensure safety against electrical hazards, fires, etc.Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.United StatesDemocracy: A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.State Government: The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.Government Agencies: Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.Food Safety: Activities involved in ensuring the safety of FOOD including avoidance of bacterial and other contamination.Social Responsibility: The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.International Agencies: International organizations which provide health-related or other cooperative services.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Drug and Narcotic Control: Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.European Union: The collective designation of three organizations with common membership: the European Economic Community (Common Market), the European Coal and Steel Community, and the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom). It was known as the European Community until 1994. It is primarily an economic union with the principal objectives of free movement of goods, capital, and labor. Professional services, social, medical and paramedical, are subsumed under labor. The constituent countries are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. (The World Almanac and Book of Facts 1997, p842)Health Care Rationing: Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.Legislation, Medical: Laws and regulations, pertaining to the field of medicine, proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.Public Health Practice: The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Population Surveillance: Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.Public Opinion: The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.Federal Government: The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.National Health Programs: Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.Licensure: The legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.Mandatory Reporting: A legal requirement that designated types of information acquired by professionals or institutions in the course of their work be reported to appropriate authorities.Facility Regulation and Control: Formal voluntary or governmental procedures and standards required of hospitals and health or other facilities to improve operating efficiency, and for the protection of the consumer.Guidelines as Topic: A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.Food Inspection: Examination of foods to assure wholesome and clean products free from unsafe microbes or chemical contamination, natural or added deleterious substances, and decomposition during production, processing, packaging, etc.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Professional Autonomy: The quality or state of being independent and self-directing, especially in making decisions, enabling professionals to exercise judgment as they see fit during the performance of their jobs.Contracts: Agreements between two or more parties, especially those that are written and enforceable by law (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). It is sometimes used to characterize the nature of the professional-patient relationship.Pest Control: The reduction or regulation of the population of noxious, destructive, or dangerous plants, insects, or other animals. This includes control of plants that serve as habitats or food sources for animal pests.Single-Payer System: An approach to health care financing with only one source of money for paying health care providers. The scope may be national (the Canadian System), state-wide, or community-based. The payer may be a governmental unit or other entity such as an insurance company. The proposed advantages include administrative simplicity for patients and providers, and resulting significant savings in overhead costs. (From Slee and Slee, Health Care Reform Terms, 1993, p106)Communicable Disease Control: Programs of surveillance designed to prevent the transmission of disease by any means from person to person or from animal to man.EuropeHistory, 18th Century: Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.Public Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Legislation, Food: Laws and regulations concerned with industrial processing and marketing of foods.Interprofessional Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.Health Services Needs and Demand: Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Health Services Administration: The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.Moral Obligations: Duties that are based in ETHICS, rather than in law.Drug Industry: That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.Public Housing: Housing subsidized by tax funds, usually intended for low income persons or families.Social Control Policies: Decisions for determining and guiding present and future objectives from among alternatives.Regional Medical Programs: Coordination of activities and programs among health care institutions within defined geographic areas for the purpose of improving delivery and quality of medical care to the patients. These programs are mandated under U.S. Public Law 89-239.Physician's Role: The expected function of a member of the medical profession.Catchment Area (Health): A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.Health Care Reform: Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Interdepartmental Relations: The interactions between representatives of institutional departments.Consumer Participation: Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.Health Planning: Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Trustees: Board members of an institution or organization who are entrusted with the administering of funds and the directing of policy.Nuclear Reactors: Devices containing fissionable material in sufficient quantity and so arranged as to be capable of maintaining a controlled, self-sustaining NUCLEAR FISSION chain reaction. They are also known as atomic piles, atomic reactors, fission reactors, and nuclear piles, although such names are deprecated. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Financing, Government: Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.Interinstitutional Relations: The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.Referral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Poverty Areas: City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.International Cooperation: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Legislation, Nursing: Laws and regulations, pertaining to the field of nursing, proposed for enactment by a legislative body.Institutional Management Teams: Administrator-selected management groups who are responsible for making decisions pertaining to the provision of integrated direction for various institutional functions.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.United States Food and Drug Administration: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to maintaining standards of quality of foods, drugs, therapeutic devices, etc.Hospitals, Public: Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.Policy Making: The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.Lidocaine: A local anesthetic and cardiac depressant used as an antiarrhythmia agent. Its actions are more intense and its effects more prolonged than those of PROCAINE but its duration of action is shorter than that of BUPIVACAINE or PRILOCAINE.Resource Allocation: Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.Small-Area Analysis: A method of analyzing the variation in utilization of health care in small geographic or demographic areas. It often studies, for example, the usage rates for a given service or procedure in several small areas, documenting the variation among the areas. By comparing high- and low-use areas, the analysis attempts to determine whether there is a pattern to such use and to identify variables that are associated with and contribute to the variation.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Drug Prescriptions: Directions written for the obtaining and use of DRUGS.Negotiating: The process of bargaining in order to arrive at an agreement or compromise on a matter of importance to the parties involved. It also applies to the hearing and determination of a case by a third party chosen by the parties in controversy, as well as the interposing of a third party to reconcile the parties in controversy.History, 15th Century: Time period from 1401 through 1500 of the common era.ItalyEthics, Medical: The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.Organizational Case Studies: Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.Environmental Policy: A course of action or principle adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual that concerns human interactions with nature and natural resources.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Health Services Research: The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Judaism: The religion of the Jews characterized by belief in one God and in the mission of the Jews to teach the Fatherhood of God as revealed in the Hebrew Scriptures. (Webster, 3d ed)Primary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.History, 17th Century: Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.France: A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Middle East: The region of southwest Asia and northeastern Africa usually considered as extending from Libya on the west to Afghanistan on the east. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)Program Development: The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).Organizational Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by an organization, institution, university, society, etc., from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions and positions on matters of public interest or social concern. It does not include internal policy relating to organization and administration within the corporate body, for which ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION is available.Cooperative Behavior: The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)Confidentiality: The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.Ships: Large vessels propelled by power or sail used for transportation on rivers, seas, oceans, or other navigable waters. Boats are smaller vessels propelled by oars, paddles, sail, or power; they may or may not have a deck.Employee Discipline: Regulations or conditions imposed on employees by management in order to correct or prevent behaviors which are counterproductive to the organization.Consumer Product SafetyAdministrative Personnel: Individuals responsible for the development of policy and supervision of the execution of plans and functional operations.Drug Approval: Process that is gone through in order for a drug to receive approval by a government regulatory agency. This includes any required pre-clinical or clinical testing, review, submission, and evaluation of the applications and test results, and post-marketing surveillance of the drug.Hong Kong: The former British crown colony located off the southeast coast of China, comprised of Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula, and New Territories. The three sites were ceded to the British by the Chinese respectively in 1841, 1860, and 1898. Hong Kong reverted to China in July 1997. The name represents the Cantonese pronunciation of the Chinese xianggang, fragrant port, from xiang, perfume and gang, port or harbor, with reference to its currents sweetened by fresh water from a river west of it.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Security Measures: Regulations to assure protection of property and equipment.Safety: Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.Legislation as Topic: The enactment of laws and ordinances and their regulation by official organs of a nation, state, or other legislative organization. It refers also to health-related laws and regulations in general or for which there is no specific heading.Physician Executives: Physicians who serve in a medical and administrative capacity as head of an organized medical staff and who also may serve as liaison for the medical staff with the administration and governing board.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Community Health Planning: Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)Government: The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.Quarantine: Restriction of freedom of movement of individuals who have been exposed to infectious or communicable disease in order to prevent its spread; a period of detention of vessels, vehicles, or travelers coming from infected or suspected places; and detention or isolation on account of suspected contagion. It includes government regulations on the detention of animals at frontiers or ports of entrance for the prevention of infectious disease, through a period of isolation before being allowed to enter a country. (From Dorland, 28th ed & Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 17th ed)Partnership Practice: A voluntary contract between two or more doctors who may or may not share responsibility for the care of patients, with proportional sharing of profits and losses.Social Work: The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.Health Facility Administrators: Managerial personnel responsible for implementing policy and directing the activities of health care facilities such as nursing homes.Hospital Planning: Areawide planning for hospitals or planning of a particular hospital unit on the basis of projected consumer need. This does not include hospital design and construction or architectural plans.Influenza, Human: An acute viral infection in humans involving the respiratory tract. It is marked by inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA; the PHARYNX; and conjunctiva, and by headache and severe, often generalized, myalgia.Bioterrorism: The use of biological agents in TERRORISM. This includes the malevolent use of BACTERIA; VIRUSES; or other BIOLOGICAL TOXINS against people, ANIMALS; or PLANTS.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Travel: Aspects of health and disease related to travel.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Disaster Planning: Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.Financing, Organized: All organized methods of funding.Paternalism: Interference with the FREEDOM or PERSONAL AUTONOMY of another person, with justifications referring to the promotion of the person's good or the prevention of harm to the person. (from Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 1995); more generally, not allowing a person to make decisions on his or her own behalf.Informed Consent By Minors: Voluntary authorization by a person not of usual legal age for diagnostic or investigative procedures, or for medical and surgical treatment. (from English A, Shaw FE, McCauley MM, Fishbein DB Pediatrics 121:Suppl Jan 2008 pp S85-7).Judicial Role: The kind of action or activity proper to the judiciary, particularly its responsibility for decision making.Program Evaluation: Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.Legal Guardians: A legal concept for individuals who are designated to act on behalf of persons who are considered incapable of acting in their own behalf, e.g., minors and persons found to be not mentally competent.Committee Membership: The composition of a committee; the state or status of being a member of a committee.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Product Surveillance, Postmarketing: Surveillance of drugs, devices, appliances, etc., for efficacy or adverse effects, after they have been released for general sale.Management Audit: Management review designed to evaluate efficiency and to identify areas in need of management improvement within the institution in order to ensure effectiveness in meeting organizational goals.Disease Notification: Notification or reporting by a physician or other health care provider of the occurrence of specified contagious diseases such as tuberculosis and HIV infections to designated public health agencies. The United States system of reporting notifiable diseases evolved from the Quarantine Act of 1878, which authorized the US Public Health Service to collect morbidity data on cholera, smallpox, and yellow fever; each state in the US has its own list of notifiable diseases and depends largely on reporting by the individual health care provider. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)Physicians, Family: Those physicians who have completed the education requirements specified by the American Academy of Family Physicians.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Reunion: One of the Indian Ocean Islands, east of Madagascar. Its capital is Saint-Denis. It was discovered in 1507 by the Portuguese and claimed by France in 1638. It was first colonized in 1662 as Isle de Bourbon but renamed Reunion in 1793. In 1946 it was made an overseas department of France. The name commemorates the reunion of the revolutionaries from Marseilles with the National Guard in Paris in 1792. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1011; Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p454; French Embassy)Mass Behavior: Collective behavior of an aggregate of individuals giving the appearance of unity of attitude, feeling, and motivation.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Organizational Objectives: The purposes, missions, and goals of an individual organization or its units, established through administrative processes. It includes an organization's long-range plans and administrative philosophy.Manuscripts, MedicalCommunity Health Nursing: General and comprehensive nursing practice directed to individuals, families, or groups as it relates to and contributes to the health of a population or community. This is not an official program of a Public Health Department.Parental Consent: Informed consent given by a parent on behalf of a minor or otherwise incompetent child.Malpractice: Failure of a professional person, a physician or lawyer, to render proper services through reprehensible ignorance or negligence or through criminal intent, especially when injury or loss follows. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Social Security: Government sponsored social insurance programs.Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.Accident Prevention: Efforts and designs to reduce the incidence of unexpected undesirable events in various environments and situations.Professional Staff Committees: Committees of professional personnel who have responsibility for determining policies, procedures, and controls related to professional matters in health facilities.Environmental Pollution: Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Practice Guidelines as Topic: Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.Social Welfare: Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.United States Dept. of Health and Human Services: A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.Crime: A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.Social Justice: An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.Blogging: Using an INTERNET based personal journal which may consist of reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks.Swimming PoolsPrivate Sector: That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.Organizations: Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.British Columbia: A province of Canada on the Pacific coast. Its capital is Victoria. The name given in 1858 derives from the Columbia River which was named by the American captain Robert Gray for his ship Columbia which in turn was named for Columbus. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p178 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p81-2)Ethical Review: A formal process of examination of patient care or research proposals for conformity with ethical standards. The review is usually conducted by an organized clinical or research ethics committee (CLINICAL ETHICS COMMITTEES or RESEARCH ETHICS COMMITTEES), sometimes by a subset of such a committee, an ad hoc group, or an individual ethicist (ETHICISTS).Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.Quality Assurance, Health Care: Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.Refusal to Treat: Refusal of the health professional to initiate or continue treatment of a patient or group of patients. The refusal can be based on any reason. The concept is differentiated from PATIENT REFUSAL OF TREATMENT see TREATMENT REFUSAL which originates with the patient and not the health professional.Human Rights: The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.Animal Care Committees: Institutional committees established to protect the welfare of animals used in research and education. The 1971 NIH Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals introduced the policy that institutions using warm-blooded animals in projects supported by NIH grants either be accredited by a recognized professional laboratory animal accrediting body or establish its own committee to evaluate animal care; the Public Health Service adopted a policy in 1979 requiring such committees; and the 1985 amendments to the Animal Welfare Act mandate review and approval of federally funded research with animals by a formally designated Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).Housing: Living facilities for humans.Health Expenditures: The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.Disclosure: Revealing of information, by oral or written communication.Animal Welfare: The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through better nutrition, housing, and care.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Foodborne Diseases: Acute illnesses, usually affecting the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, brought on by consuming contaminated food or beverages. Most of these diseases are infectious, caused by a variety of bacteria, viruses, or parasites that can be foodborne. Sometimes the diseases are caused by harmful toxins from the microbes or other chemicals present in the food. Especially in the latter case, the condition is often called food poisoning.Accounts Payable and Receivable: Short-term debt obligations and assets occurring in the regular course of operational transactions.Risk Management: The process of minimizing risk to an organization by developing systems to identify and analyze potential hazards to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences, and by attempting to handle events and incidents which do occur in such a manner that their effect and cost are minimized. Effective risk management has its greatest benefits in application to insurance in order to avert or minimize financial liability. (From Slee & Slee: Health care terms, 2d ed)Hazardous Substances: Elements, compounds, mixtures, or solutions that are considered severely harmful to human health and the environment. They include substances that are toxic, corrosive, flammable, or explosive.Planning Techniques: Procedures, strategies, and theories of planning.
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"Congress of Local and Regional Authorities - Speech by the Minister of Regional Development and Construction of Ukraine". ... Council of Europe; Congress of Local; Regional Authorities; All Congress levels. " ... In June 2010 the criminal case was started against Vasyl Kuybida (the minister of regional development and construction in ... district court judges and heads of local authorities… the Parliament deplores the sentencing of former PM Yulia Tymoshenko (Par ...
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- The Central Lane Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), serving the Eugene-Springfield area, worked with the Lane Council of Governments (LCG) and local partners to develop a plan to reduce emissions and submit a report to the Oregon Legislature by 2015. (cdc.gov)
- Therefore, Senate Bill 375 requires regional governments to develop land use and transportation plans, or SCSs, that will achieve regional GHG targets largely through reduced VMT. (redorbit.com)
- Although the bill requires such a plan, it does not require local governments to adopt general plans that conform to it," said Dr. Rodier. (redorbit.com)
- In California, it is local, not regional, governments that have authority over land development decisions. (redorbit.com)
- As a result, it is possible that some local governments within a region may decide not to conform to their SCS. (redorbit.com)
- The Gateway Cities Technology Plan for Goods Movement is a program initiated by the Gateway Cities Council of Governments (GCCOG) in partnership with Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA). (metro.net)
- The Gateway Cities Technology Plan is being developed by the Gateway Cities Council of Governments and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) with input from FHWA, the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, Caltrans, and many other key stakeholders. (metro.net)
- Local governments' own-source revenue is derived mainly from property taxes. (abs.gov.au)
- But county commissioners also will put up a white board in their chambers that keeps track of new state rules and laws that alter how local governments must operate without covering the cost of those changes. (orlandosentinel.com)
- The Government launched a reform to merge local governments and strengthen the decentralisation process, giving additional power and resources to sub-national authorities. (oecd.org)
- Worried that South Florida's water supply may be stretched too thin by development, several governments are planning to tap a giant salty aquifer deep underground to make sure there is enough untainted water. (sun-sentinel.com)
- With successful implementations, the Marmara region's local governments in Turkey are setting the benchmark for the country in the implementation of spatial information systems and e-governance, and moving toward an e-region. (igi-global.com)
- Local governments generally act within powers delegated to them by legislation or directives of the higher level of government. (wikipedia.org)
- This report shows that the development and provision of the next generation of user-focused services will require the maximisation of synergies between the federal, regional and community governments and local authorities in Belgium. (oecd.org)
- In its activities the Company pursues the sustainable development principles and aims to ensure a good balance between socio-economic and environmental development. (lukoil.com)
- Disrupting these regional and socio-economic trends will take strong political resolve, as well as strong leadership and an ambitious cross-government national strategy for improving the health and development of all young children. (ncb.org.uk)
- Development is to take place in phases and is envisioned to facilitate participation of youth as artisans and entrepreneurs in massive social infrastructure projects and construction works at constituency level. (wikipedia.org)
- This project aims to roll out a comprehensive program of healthcare reforms covering infrastructure development, promotion of preventive healthcare and devolved management of facilities. (wikipedia.org)
- The global objective is to support the regional water operators to extend their area of service in smaller municipalities by bringing the water and wastewater infrastructure and services in line with EU standards. (ebrd.com)
- The Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government portfolio, in addition to the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government, includes the following bodies. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- Over the last four decades, long-established aboriginal and nonaboriginal fishing communities on the British Columbia (BC) coast have been undergoing radical loss of fishing licenses, vessels, and opportunity, and also of the government presence and infrastructure that formerly supported local fishing activities. (ecologyandsociety.org)
- We ask that planning authorities remember to consult us on any Development Plan Document or site-specific proposals that could affect our infrastructure by emailing Avison Young at the address below. (nationalgrid.com)
- You'll develop an in-depth understanding of the key biophysical, socioeconomic, geographic and infrastructure factors that influence the development of regions, as well as the strategic and technological tools to analyse and act on information to sustainably guide regional economic development. (edu.au)
- It will reinforce French regional capacity in [email protected] infrastructure and will extend the HPC-PME program, the national initiative aimed at SMEs with Inria, BPI France and GENCI in the Champagne-Ardenne Region. (hpcwire.com)
- First discussions on the provision of technical assistance for the privatisation programme are starting, regarding the development of a regulatory framework for the infrastructure needed to facilitate privatisation. (europa.eu)
- Local Authorities construct, operate and maintain economic, social and environmental infrastructure, oversee planning processes and establish environmental policies and regulations. (justforests.org)
- Coordinated community infrastructure and services in rural, regional and local government areas through financial assistance. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- The Department is accountable to the Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government, the Parliamentary Secretary for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government and the Parliamentary Secretary for Western and Northern Australia. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- The Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government is the Hon Anthony Albanese MP. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- On 9 June 2009, the Hon Maxine McKew MP was appointed Parliamentary Secretary for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- This annual report focuses on the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- Three portfolio agencies, including the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government, belong to the general government sector. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- The Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government provides a range of infrastructure, transport, regional and local government services and information to, and in partnership with, government, industry and the broader community. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- The Department administers approximately $8.6 billion a year across a number of major business lines, as illustrated in Figure 2.2, noting that the Corporate Services division and the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics provide vital support to business divisions by delivering essential business services and research for all outputs. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- ESP Secretariat - Officers from Budget Supplies and Economic Affairs departments Project Implementation Units - Implementing respective Line Ministries of Health, Public Works, Education and Local Government Stimulus Project Management Committee (SPMC) - Established by the Constituency Development Fund Committees (CDFC) at the constituency level. (wikipedia.org)
- The objective of DMDP is to contribute to sustainable economic growth in developing countries within the framework of the sustainable development goals. (europa.eu)
- Potential Economic Consequences of Local Nonconformity to Regional Land Use and Transportation Plans Using a Spatial Economic Model was authored by principal investigator Caroline Rodier, Ph.D. The report can provide understanding of jurisdictions' motivations for compliance and thus, strategies for more effective implementation of SCS. (redorbit.com)
- Second, any risk of economic losses to communities that continue business-as-usual development patterns should be explicitly addressed when developing and communicating SCSs. (redorbit.com)
- Although spending on homeland security has risen substantially since 2001, it is unclear how much of this spending is relevant to economic development. (tradeandindustrydev.com)
- These examples suggest that DHS spending, while substantial, may offer less to economic development than one might guess. (tradeandindustrydev.com)
- Granted, it is a good deal smaller than the defense budget or the stimulus package, but it seems large enough to justify considerations that homeland security qualifies as a distinct driver of economic development. (tradeandindustrydev.com)
- 2. As countries incorporate disaster-reduction policies into their national social and economic development plans, establish effective preparedness measures and improve their response capacities, the value of timely and effective warnings in averting losses and protecting resources becomes apparent. (un.org)
- Due to rapid economic development in the past decade, water demand continues to grow and two of the four regions, namely the Northeast and the Central Plain, experience frequent droughts, and flooding also occurs more frequently due to deforestation. (fao.org)
- The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development ( BMZ ) is responsible for formulating the principles and strategies of German development policy. (un.org)
- The Bundestag Committee on Economic Cooperation and Development has special responsibility for this particular area of policy. (un.org)
- The Commercial Appeal reports local economic development council president Jim Flanagan and County Administrator Michael Garriga will look into how to form a regional railway authority. (msbusiness.com)
- Arkansas State University will receive a $25,000 investment from the Delta Regional Authority to fund an economic study for the development of an osteopathic medical school on campus. (astate.edu)
- Arkansas State's plans could be transformative to the region in the areas of health care, education, and economic development. (astate.edu)
- ASU System President Charles Welch authorized Hudson to work with local leaders and representatives of existing osteopathic medical schools on an economic study for the project. (astate.edu)
- The Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment take care of environmental matters in their areas. (suomi.fi)
- The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) handles environmental issues, economic development, and land use from the harbor out to Route 495. (csmonitor.com)
- Sub-regional partnership for economic development in Cheshire and Warrington. (falseeconomy.org.uk)
- While primary responsibility for that action rests with public authorities, it remains a challenge given that the social and economic integration of Roma is a two-way process which requires a change of mindsets of the majority of the people as well as of members of the Roma communities. (europa.eu)
- Sustainable regional development is critical to the economic performance of both developed and developing countries. (edu.au)
- As a graduate of this course, you'll be well prepared to take advantage of these opportunities and equipped with the knowledge, skills and competencies to create new economic, social and environmental opportunities for regional/rural areas and communities by harnessing changes in globalisation, population growth and climate change. (edu.au)
- It describes the main elements and issues involved in the global economic system including the process of uneven development and how local economic activities are moulded by global forces. (sheffield.ac.uk)
- Council leader Mike Whitby and colleagues in neighbouring authorities will be asked to draw up an economic strategy for the West Midlands - helping decide how regeneration funding of £400million a year is spent. (birminghammail.co.uk)
- Councils will have to draw up economic strategies with Regional Development Agencies - unelected quangos, whose managers are appointed by Peter Mandelson, the business secretary. (birminghammail.co.uk)
- A new Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Bill will allow councils to seize control of transport policy. (birminghammail.co.uk)
- Authorities will be encouraged to create partnerships called Economic Prosperity Boards, to apply to Whitehall for money and authority. (birminghammail.co.uk)
- These assemblies were to be responsible for regional strategies dealing with sustainable development, economic development, spatial planning , transport, waste, housing, culture (including tourism) and biodiversity. (wikipedia.org)
- is the primary source for information on local labour markets providing headline estimates on employment, unemployment and economic activity. (gov.scot)
- The number of events the Institute of Directors' regional offices and branches are holding on the economic outlook has never been greater. (ft.com)
- Published regularly, this newsletter reports on the activities of the OECD/GVH Regional Centre for Competition. (oecd.org)
- The Eurogroup is increasingly seen as the EU's centre of gravity, and policy development is being shifted to arenas where Norway has few or no formal channels of influence. (regjeringen.no)
- resource centre malaysian investment development authority level 12, mida sentral no.5, jalan stesen sentral 5 kuala lumpur sentral 50470 kuala lumpur malaysia. (mida.gov.my)
- Danida Market Development Partnerships (DMDP) Programme is an instrument under the Danish government's priorities for development cooperation. (europa.eu)
- The main aim of the MOVE cross-border cooperation project, which operated from 2009 to 2012, was to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by implementing a package of measures to use energy efficiently, promote the development and use of alternative energy sources and improve energy sustainability. (europa.eu)
- In order to build on this global initiative, a programme of cooperation between ESCAP and FAO was recently launched to promote the development of national water visions. (fao.org)
- The Federal Republic of Germany has been engaged in development cooperation since 1952. (un.org)
- 11/9/2017 - New speakers added to the EURASHE seminar 'Smart solutions for the regions: UAS applied R&I increasing regional cooperation', organised in Porto (Portugal) on 16-17 November. (eurashe.eu)
- The Romania-Bulgaria Cross-Border (RBCB) Cooperation Programme supports the development of eligible border areas, both in Romania and Bulgaria for over 14 years. (euractiv.com)
- Decentralised cooperation has been a pillar in international development for the past 10 years but stakeholders fear the new EU long-term budget might threaten the role of local authorities in the field. (euractiv.com)
- But just as international diplomacy gets tripped up by the vehement assertion of local identities, so the regionalism around the Hub, fortified by Yankee traditionalism, inhibits cooperation. (csmonitor.com)
- The CoR stresses that African swine fever is a threat and challenge at the local, regional, national and European levels, which is why it also calls for all stakeholders to fight this highly dangerous virus through even greater cooperation. (europa.eu)
- Good cooperation with the Greek authorities has enabled significant progress. (europa.eu)
- The choice of intervention measures of the ESP are framed within broader policy objectives, as stipulated in the Vision 2030, (the current national development blue-print. (wikipedia.org)
- a The National Capital Authority was transferred from the Portfolio to the Attorney-General's Portfolio following the Administrative Arrangements Order on 3 December 2008. (infrastructure.gov.au)
- Regional, and National consultations/workshops involving staff of relevant Ministries, frontline organizations, field teams, local authorities, regional institutions, and development agencies to promote lessons learned and best practices in approaches/investments for loss reduction. (fao.org)
- The data shown in the National Regional Profile have been 'smoothed' by averaging the original data over the last four quarters to September. (abs.gov.au)
- Here you'll find electricity-related guidance for national, regional, and local planning authorities and other statutory consultees. (nationalgrid.com)
- We're regularly consulted on issues of local, regional, and national importance. (nationalgrid.com)
- The water resources development budget has been increasing and represents a large portion of the national budget for development. (fao.org)
- The major objectives of the African Water Facility are to attract and make effective use of increased and appropriate investments needed to achieve national and regional water sector targets in Africa. (un.org)
- The University largely contributes to the development of this region through its partnerships with local and national companies and the regional authorities. (univ-lyon1.fr)
- Local government was encouraged to enter into joint ventures with private investors, and these ventures stimulated an alliance between government officials and the local rich that paralleled the infitah alliance at the national level. (wikipedia.org)
- Therefore, nations should incorporate them in their development plans and ensure efficient follow up measures at the community, sub-regional, regional, national and international levels. (scribd.com)
- During the 1990s, AWEPA became active in areas such as election observation and parliamentary and democratic capacity building at regional, national, provincial and local levels in Southern, Central, and Eastern Africa. (wikipedia.org)
- At the institutional level, AWEPA works with African parliaments at a national, regional, or continental level as well as decentralized local authorities. (wikipedia.org)
- These include national parliaments, continental parliamentary institutions such as the Pan-African Parliament or the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), as well as decentralised authorities. (wikipedia.org)
- Having considered land-use patterns within an unrestrained market economy, the first part of the module covers the development of state machinery in the nineteenth century and the current structure of national, regional and local government. (sheffield.ac.uk)
- They also assist in implementing national and regional environmental policies. (justforests.org)
- On Wednesday 1st March 2017, Denis Naughten TD, Minister for Communications, Climate Action & Environment, launched, Cleaning Our Air - Public Consultation to inform the development of a National Clean Air Strategy. (justforests.org)
- As local authorities take on responsibility for public health services for young children, the National Children's Bureau's Head of Policy, Zoe Renton, discusses our new report which reveals that the North-South divide continues to have an impact on the life chances of children growing up above a certain latitude. (ncb.org.uk)
- However, in light of persistent regional variations and the continuing link between poverty and health, now is the time to make reducing the health gap between young children growing up in different parts of the country a new national mission. (ncb.org.uk)
- vision malaysia as the pre-eminent preferred investment destination incorporated as a statutory body under the malaysian industrial development authority (mida) act, the establishment of mida in 1967 was hailed by the world bank as "the necessary impetus for purposeful, positive and coordinated promotional action" for malaysia's industrial development. (mida.gov.my)
- Local authorities have a statutory responsibility to assess and make provision for children with MSI. (seeability.org)
- This consultation is open to representatives of local and regional authorities and their associations, experts from industry and business associations, NGOs, and think tanks. (europa.eu)
- In collaboration with local authorities and industry representatives, 28 locations in the Austro-Slovenian border region were identified as being suitable for solar energy photovoltaic system and business plans for photovoltaic systems on those sites were prepared. (europa.eu)
- Representatives from other countries in Central and Eastern Africa and from countries in Western Africa regularly participate in AWEPA's regional and international activities. (wikipedia.org)
- Representatives of nine local authorities, along with experts in urban planning and WHO staff, met in Maribor, Slovenia to launch a new multi-city action plan (MCAP) on health and local Agenda 21, led by the WHO Healthy Cities project within the framework of the European Sustainable Cities and Towns Campaign. (who.int)
- The project involved Slovenian and Austrian partner organisations collaborating on the development of a regional renewable energy model. (europa.eu)
- Jagat Basnet, a seasoned land rights campaigner, continues our blog and interview series exploring how social movements can support climate justice and interact with sustainable development organisations. (iied.org)
- The Development Ministry plays an active role in international negotiations and seconds members of staff to work in international organisations and in partner countries. (un.org)
- Within Germany, the BMZ supports the general public, non-governmental organisations, churches, foundations and businesses in their efforts in the development field. (un.org)
- Applied research, development and innovation (RDI) conducted in Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) play an important role in enhancing European competitiveness and innovation capacity, especially on the regional level where institutions act as connectors and crucial links between world of work, organisations and society. (eurashe.eu)
- CIVINET is a group of city networks that promote the CIVITAS approach at a local level, overcoming language and contextual barriers for local authorities and organisations interested in urban sustainable mobility. (eltis.org)
- Total investment for the "MOVE towards Energy Sustainability" project was EUR 2 977 855, of which the EU's European Regional Development Fund contributed EUR 2 506 185 from the Cross-border Co-operation Programme Austria-Slovenia 2007-2013. (europa.eu)
- Andrew Downing, GRSP Advisor and International Manager, Safety and Environment, Transport Research Laboratory, UK, told the local press that India was one of the 11 countries participating in the GRSP programme. (bmj.com)
- Listen to our expert local advisors on week evenings on Midwest Radio farming programme and also read our weekly article in the farming pages of the Western People . (teagasc.ie)
- As well as providing a wide initial undergraduate studies programme, Lyon 1 accompanies independent or company backed students in continuing professional development training. (univ-lyon1.fr)
- The University is committed to more than 80 European Union projects and participates actively in The Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7). (univ-lyon1.fr)
- Mokhlesur works with Practical Action, Bangladesh as Manager - M&E and Impact under Policy Practice and Programme Development Department. (practicalaction.org)
- From a European perspective the UAS act as regional connectors, international key players and project leaders, consulting bodies and key contributors to European entrepreneurship and education. (eurashe.eu)
- But local representative councils became vehicles of pressure for government spending, and the soaring deficits of local government bodies had to be covered by the central government. (wikipedia.org)
- The regional chambers of England were a group of indirectly elected regional bodies that were created by the provisions of the Regional Development Agencies Act 1998 . (wikipedia.org)
- PHI is committed to a multidisciplinary approach to public health and works in partnership with health services, local authorities, judicial bodies, environmental services and community groups. (ljmu.ac.uk)
- Supporting regional water operators to integrate smaller municipalities (mostly rural agglomerations) in their area of service. (ebrd.com)
- These cover dairy , beef , and sheep every month, with additional newsletters covering areas such as forestry, farm management, rural development and the environment. (teagasc.ie)
- Since independence, having had massive development interventions for women empowerment in Bangladesh, but still rural people perceived that technology is something that needs to be handled by men. (practicalaction.org)
- Local and regional authorities point out that the African swine fever epidemic constitutes a threat to rural development and the pork market. (europa.eu)
- The objective of this opinion is to call on the European Commission to adopt more decisive measures and legislative solutions to achieve a balance in the development of rural areas, through means such as regulating the population of boars, which are the main carriers of the ASF virus, in central and eastern Europe. (europa.eu)
- Before the revolution , state penetration of the rural areas was limited by the power of local notables, but under Nasser, land reform reduced their socioeconomic dominance, and the incorporation of peasants into cooperatives transferred mass dependence from landlords to government. (wikipedia.org)
- Completed applications must be received in the USDA Rural Development State Office no later than 4:30 p.m. (local time) on August 27, 2015. (federalregister.gov)
- Applications received at a USDA Rural Development State Office after that date will not be considered for FY 2015 funding. (federalregister.gov)
- As your readers may also be aware the Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD, has proposed changes to the Wildlife Act that will allow for the cutting of hedgerows in March and August. (justforests.org)
- With increasing pressure on land in sub-Saharan Africa, including from commercial agriculture and mineral and oil extraction, how can the voices of women be included in local decisions over land? (iied.org)
- The African Water Facility ( AWF ) is an initiative led by the African Ministers' Council on Water (AMCOW) to mobilize resources to finance water resources development activities in Africa. (un.org)
- With its roots in the campaign to end apartheid in South Africa, AWEPA now works in Africa from a development perspective to strengthen the core functions of parliaments: oversight, representation and legislation. (wikipedia.org)
- Thematically, AWEPA activities promote the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals in Africa, including such areas as poverty reduction, women and children's rights, HIV and AIDS, and peace and security. (wikipedia.org)
- Other functions resulting from agreements with regions, local councils or other public or private entities. (un.org)
- The elected councils acquired, at least formally, the right to approve or disapprove the local budget. (wikipedia.org)
- Each acted as a Regional Planning Body with a duty to formulate a Regional Spatial Strategy including Regional Transport Strategy, replacing the planning function of county councils. (wikipedia.org)
- About two-thirds of assembly members were appointees from the county and district councils and unitary authorities in each region , the remaining one-third were appointees from other regional interest groups. (wikipedia.org)
- This Multi-level Governance Series study focuses on Ukraine's advances in regional development, territorial reform and decentralisation since 2014. (oecd.org)
- Under the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP), the Union offers European Neighbourhood countries a privileged relationship, building upon a mutual commitment to, and promotion of, the values of democracy and human rights, the rule of law, good governance and the principles of a market economy and sustainable and inclusive development. (europa.eu)
- Its focus on participatory governance means users, and regional and local authorities, all take part in the decision-making process. (un.org)
- The book is written for scholars of urban management, climate change, planning, governance and hazard research, as well as practitioners in local, regional and international organizations concerned with climate change, climate change impacts, and adaptation in metropolitan regions. (springer.com)
- IANA allocates public Internet address space to Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) according to their established needs. (ripe.net)
- The HIA workshop was attended by local stakeholders and staff from Crook County Public Health Department and City of Prineville's Planning Department. (cdc.gov)
- The application has also raised important questions about how the food chain is controlled, what could be changed to stabilize the ecosystem to a higher level of productivity, and what role the public and policy could play in promoting sustainable development. (ecologyandsociety.org)
- The first local elections have been held and more public services are being delivered by certain local authorities. (oecd.org)
- One result has been advances in the ability to compare large areas, but with a concomitant deficiency in tools for public health workers to assess the status of local health and health disparities. (biomedcentral.com)
- Why not, he suggests, a regional Department of Public Works? (csmonitor.com)
- A local government is a form of public administration which, in a majority of contexts, exists as the lowest tier of administration within a given state. (wikipedia.org)
- The EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK Award rewards the local authority that is deemed to have done most in raising public awareness of sustainable mobility issues and implementing measures to achieve a shift towards sustainable urban transport. (eltis.org)
- The technical assistance provided by the Task Force is a resource available to the Greek authorities, as they seek to strengthen their public administration, modernise their regulatory system and lay the foundations for a new growth model based on enterprise and investment. (europa.eu)
- Local Authorities behaviour is likely to have an important influence on people and they should take every opportunity to set a good example to the public. (justforests.org)
- The Public Health Institute (PHI) specialises in applied research and educational programmes addressing health issues at all levels from policy development to service delivery. (ljmu.ac.uk)
- Influencing health service design and delivery, as well as health related policy, the Public Health Institute's research has been at the forefront of the development of multi-agency strategies to promote and protect public health. (ljmu.ac.uk)
- Using data collected by Public Health England, Poor Beginnings finds that simply by growing up in a certain part of the country, a young child is more likely to suffer from obesity, tooth decay, injury and poor development in the early years. (ncb.org.uk)
- From October, the onus will be on local authorities to support public health services for young children. (ncb.org.uk)
- 4.1 Does your state have planning or policy guidance/ requirements that affect local or regional products or processes related to the planning, design, and regulations that specify and determine development and future land use? (cdc.gov)
- Since the Helsinki European Council announced Turkey as a candidate for European Union (EU) membership in 1999, the candidacy has accelerated the speed of regional policy enhancements and adoption of the European regional policy standards. (igi-global.com)
- The European standards posed an ambitious new agenda in the development and application of contemporary regional policy in Turkey (Bilen, 2005). (igi-global.com)
- Only weeks before a European Council meeting in December is to define funding for regional development across Europe beyond 2020, regions are still in the dark about what will be the final decision on the future of Cohesion Policy. (euractiv.com)
- With two thirds of Australia's export earnings come from regional industries such as agriculture, tourism, retail, services and manufacturing, demand has risen sharply for professionals with the ability to undertake regional socioeconomic and environmental planning that looks to the long-term competitive advantages of regional areas, and propose appropriate policy responses. (edu.au)
- Uses include monitoring targets, statistical analysis, policy development and briefing. (gov.scot)
- The book exemplifies a conceptual approach for the development of adaptation measures, their evaluation and implementation in a decision support framework at the science-policy interface. (springer.com)
- In accordance with Section 54 of the Land Use and Building Act, land use plans must promote healthy, safe and pleasant living environments and support the regional availability of services and traffic. (ymparisto.fi)
- In line with the objective of the new phase to promote a territorial approach to migration and development, local authorities will be the driving forces behind the selected initiatives and thus JMDI's main target group. (migration4development.org)
- The guidelines promote the successful development of sites crossed by our equipment and the creation of well-designed places. (nationalgrid.com)
- 1. to promote foreign and local investments in the manufacturing and services sectors2. (mida.gov.my)
- More recently, a number of local initiatives have been set up to save the traditional dialects and their diversity. (wikipedia.org)
- Instead, the JMDI seeks to identify a limited number of existing migration and development initiatives to be scaled up under the new phase. (migration4development.org)
- We will take into account local biodiversity action plans and other local initiatives being undertaken by local communities. (nationalgrid.com)
- Such a development seeks to be based on tangible assets of the region (Friedmann, 2006) as well as the best practices deriving from grounding initiatives on urban and local levels. (igi-global.com)
- Since it was launched, the ENP has strengthened relations with partner countries and brought tangible benefits to both the Union and its partners, including the launch of regional initiatives and support to democratisation in the European Neighbourhood. (europa.eu)
- Peter Itzler, an attorney who represents environmental causes, said: 'If this is the case, we really need to take a hard look at what the future of development in this county is going to be. (sun-sentinel.com)
- The Regional State Administrative Agencies handle and make decisions on matters regarding permits in accordance with the Environmental Protection Act and the Water Act. (suomi.fi)
- Local authorities are responsible for environmental protection and supervision locally. (suomi.fi)
- These elements along with environmental protection and sustainable development, are closely inter related. (scribd.com)
- local Agenda 21 planning was usually led by environmental departments, and varied widely in extent. (who.int)
- Some Congressional members would like to revoke some of the authority of the EPA to change existing emission regulations and instead require Congressional approval for changes which along with the new presidential administration has prompted a review of environmental policies and EPA powers. (unt.edu)
- ENVE Stakeholders:Towards a Roadmap for Clean Hydrogen - the contribution of local and regional auth. (europa.eu)
- In the HIA-in-a-Day model, the selected local health department screens for a project, engages stakeholders, and hosts the training. (cdc.gov)
- 7. How can regional stakeholders participate in this process? (metro.net)
- Europe's regions are in urgent need of concrete measures to boost their local economy and their European dimension, stakeholders highlighted during the General Assembly of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) in Madeira, Portugal on Thursday (October 18). (euractiv.com)
- EURASHE is involved in Research, Development and Innovation through its activities linked to universities of applied sciences (UAS), innovation, regional development, knowledge transfer. (eurashe.eu)
- Portugal was the big winner of the RegioStars awards 2018 in Brussels, a project promoting regional innovation, cohesion and culture in the EU, with two awards for its innovation in sustainable industrial technologies and the promotion of cultural heritage. (euractiv.com)
- TResearch is Teagasc's research and innovation magazine and is available to Teagasc clients in your local office with updates on current research projects taking place in our various research centres. (teagasc.ie)
- Shortlisted in the 'Best example of advancing local NHS systems for innovation' category at the 2015 North West Coast Research and Innovation Awards, IMS has helped identify thousands of individuals using drugs or alcohol problematically. (ljmu.ac.uk)
- Roughly 31 percent came from the private sector and quasi-governmental agencies such as transit and port authorities. (tradeandindustrydev.com)
- In addition there are the agencies that dispense other things (like health care), and the local government units. (csmonitor.com)
- Their original defined role was to channel regional opinions to the business-led regional development agencies . (wikipedia.org)
- The eight regional chambers as defined by the Regional Development Agencies Act 1998 were not directly elected. (wikipedia.org)
- The experience of World War II psychiatrists with care at the front lines, the exposure of the dismal conditions of state hospitals by conscientious objectors and journalists, the development of antipsychotic medications with the discovery of the effectiveness of chlorpromazine, and the states' interests in shifting costs for caring for the mentally ill to the federal government all contributed to what, after the fact, came to be known as deinstitutionalization. (encyclopedia.com)
- Prince William officials have expressed deep resentment toward both the Fairfax Water Authority, which operates the reservoir, and the Fairfax government. (washingtonpost.com)
- Statistical Local Area (SLA), Local Government Area (LGA), Statistical Subdivision (SSD), Statistical Division (SD), State/Territory and Australia. (abs.gov.au)
- 10. The Local Government Finance data displayed are from the ABS Government Finance Statistics collection. (abs.gov.au)
- 12. Local government authorities are responsible for areas typically described as cities, towns, shires, boroughs and municipalities. (abs.gov.au)
- The Australian Capital Territory has no separate local government. (abs.gov.au)
- Nonetheless, on 4 February, Dasuki increased the pressure for postponement by writing to INEC indicating security could not be guaranteed in fourteen local government areas in the north east where Boko Haram has been waging a brutal insurgency since 2010 (Nigeria has 774 local government areas). (crisisgroup.org)
- Should Boston, like Toronto or Minneapolis-St. Paul or Nashville or Dade County, Fla., forge a broad-based regional government? (csmonitor.com)
- Beyond that, too, is the sheer complexity of local government. (csmonitor.com)
- In federal states , local government generally comprises the third (or sometimes fourth) tier of government, whereas in unitary states , local government usually occupies the second or third tier of government, often with greater powers than higher-level administrative divisions. (wikipedia.org)
- The institutions of local government vary greatly between countries, and even where similar arrangements exist, the terminology often varies. (wikipedia.org)
- Local government traditionally had limited power in Egypt 's highly centralized state. (wikipedia.org)
- The district police station balanced the notables, and the system of local government (the mayor and council) integrated them into the regime. (wikipedia.org)
- Governors acquired more authority under Law Number 43 of 1979, which reduced the administrative and budgetary controls of the central government over the provinces. (wikipedia.org)
- In an effort to reduce local demands on the central treasury, local government was given wider powers to raise local taxes. (wikipedia.org)
- Finally, we would like to thank the European Regional Development Fund, the French government, the Champagne-Ardenne Region and the City of Reims for their support," said Professor Michael Krajecki, CEO of the ROMEO HPC center. (hpcwire.com)
- In May 2002, the UK government published a White Paper , Your Region, Your Choice , outlining its plans for the possible establishment of Elected Regional Assemblies. (wikipedia.org)
- The Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Act 2003 made provisions for referendums to be held to create such assemblies, and to simplify the structure of local government where this is done. (wikipedia.org)
- On 12 February 2004, Local Government Minister Nick Raynsford announced that elected Assemblies would be able to direct local authorities to refuse strategic planning applications that are not in the region's best interest. (wikipedia.org)
- Members of the Flemish Parliament elected in the Brussels-Capital Region have no right to vote on Flemish regional affairs, only on community affairs, since affairs concerning their region are governed by the Brussels Parliament. (wikipedia.org)
- To discuss the topic of the opinion, the Rapporteur Ms Birgit HONÉ (DE/PES), Minister for Federal and European Affairs and Regional Development of the State of Lower Saxony, and her expert would be happy to meet you . (europa.eu)
- Program goal - Collaboration to develop work programs - Contracts - Service areas - Regional plans. (wa.gov)
- Want to drive sustainable growth in regional areas? (edu.au)
- Results are provided for Scotland and local authority areas in Scotland. (gov.scot)
- Those in the 30 most deprived local authorities are more likely to be obese, have tooth decay and suffer injuries, and less likely to reach a good level of development than those in the 30 least deprived areas. (ncb.org.uk)
- Policies include local ordinances (such as zoning regulations, subdivision ordinances, street design guidelines, etc.) which are passed by local or regional governing authorities, such as a city council or board of commissioners. (cdc.gov)
- BIRMINGHAM City Council was placed on the front line of the fight to protect the city's economy, as the Queen's Speech made local authorities responsible for beating the recession. (birminghammail.co.uk)
- The first Development Minister was Walter Scheel, who later went to become German President. (un.org)
- Since October 2009, the BMZ has been headed by Federal Development Minister Dirk Niebel. (un.org)
- In 1955, Minister of Housing Duncan Sandys encouraged local authorities around the country to consider protecting land around their towns and cities by the formal designation of clearly defined green belts. (wikipedia.org)
- to recommend policies and strategies on industrial promotion and development to the minister of international trade and industry4. (mida.gov.my)
- Early in U.S. history, local communities either served the mentally ill with family-centered care or expelled individuals who came from elsewhere. (encyclopedia.com)
- Aboriginal and nonaboriginal fishing-dependent communities on the coast of British Columbia, Canada, having lost traditional fisheries management institutions along with significant fishing opportunity, are in the process of rebuilding local and regional institutions to allow their survival. (ecologyandsociety.org)
- Our 'Design guidelines for development near pylons and overhead lines' are a practical toolkit for local authorities, developers and communities to use when planning development around our equipment. (nationalgrid.com)
- It is critical for individuals in local communities organizing practical measures to protect their own lives and property. (un.org)
- Northern District Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert said he hopes the railway with talk with the impacted local communities. (msbusiness.com)
- The Delta Regional Authority is a federal-state partnership whose mission is to help create jobs, build communities, and improve lives in the 252 counties and parishes in the eight states of the Delta region. (astate.edu)
- The controversy pitted religious communities against the state but also provoked contradictory responses from secular authorities. (rferl.org)
- This chapter presents an overview of the constitutional, political and practical circumstances pertinent to linking Indigenous communities with regional development in Canada. (oecd-ilibrary.org)
- The specific objective is sustainable local development of Grande Kabylie, a region of Algeria with high out migration, by offering support from the diaspora established in France. (migration4development.org)
- The project will help and support the development of traditional solidarity practices characteristic of the kabyle culture, towards the modern, structuring solidarity practices of associations. (migration4development.org)
- establish a technical support platform in France to accompany the projects of Algerian diaspora organizations and to help them to build sustainable local development programmes and projects in their region of origin. (migration4development.org)
- Delivers a wide range of local support services to meet the needs of carers in the community. (falseeconomy.org.uk)
- Sometimes, a few of them get development support and try to do like Sheuli in this case. (practicalaction.org)
- backed by the government's continued support of human resource development in all sectors, the quality of malaysia's workforce is one of the best in the region. (mida.gov.my)
- It is important that the use of this is encouraged from an early age in order to support development. (seeability.org)
- Children with MSI require a wide range of interventions to support their successful development, although the level of need will vary. (seeability.org)
- District industrial development officers are being assisted by field officers from Kenya industrial Estates and Kenya Industrial Research Development Institute to roll out the project at the constituency level. (wikipedia.org)
- The OHA HIA Program tested a new model for rapid HIAs during the 2015-2016 funding year that uses a full-day HIA training and workshop to build local-level capacity for HIA and to gather stakeholder input for a specific HIA project. (cdc.gov)
- Alexandria and Prince William, now contains about 3.3 billion gallons, the level at which criteria adopted by the Fairfax County Water Authority call for mandatory restrictions. (washingtonpost.com)
- Osceola would like to see it back on a more local level. (orlandosentinel.com)
- Early in the book, he cites a composite index of human resource development based entirely on two measures of education (enrollment in the second level of education plus enrollment at the third level of education times five [ 2 ]), and stresses that "no weight should be put on the precise location of any one country in this ranking. (biomedcentral.com)
- The UAS applied research activities can quickly respond to the changes and pair research outcomes to real changes in order to make a real impact, especially on the regional level. (eurashe.eu)
- The CoR also calls on the European Commission to further activate, monitor and evaluate actions to combat ASF at the Member State level, with the participation of local and regional authorities. (europa.eu)
- Finland has an excellent opportunity to rebuild itself in line with the principles of sustainable development, as a nation with a sustainable social structure, a well-educated population and a high level of technological expertise. (valtioneuvosto.fi)
- A High- Level Transformation Steering Group under the Prime Minister's authority was created, which will supervise the reform. (europa.eu)
- A vibrant research community addressing health issues at a local, regional and international level. (ljmu.ac.uk)
- There would be, for example, 11,000 fewer children suffering from tooth decay, and 5,500 more children reaching the right level of personal and social development to help them prepare for learning and school life. (ncb.org.uk)
- The commitments outlined below (introduction schedule, scope of funding, etc.) are finalized during collective negotiations with the trade union association and are enshrined in the Agreements between the Company and the association, and in local rules and regulations. (lukoil.com)
- Which authorities investigate and decide on pharmaceutical mergers and the anticompetitive nature of conduct or agreements in the pharmaceutical sector? (gettingthedealthrough.com)
- What remedies can competition authorities impose for anticompetitive conduct or agreements by pharmaceutical companies? (gettingthedealthrough.com)
- A federal role in supporting mental health services would wait another one hundred years until the development of Medicaid, Medicare, and Supplemental Security Income. (encyclopedia.com)
- Those mandates can lead to higher taxes or reduced local services, county officials said. (orlandosentinel.com)
- Some of DHS spending is delegated to local authorities, which frequently use the funds for general law enforcement and emergency response services. (tradeandindustrydev.com)
- Growing impact of ICTs on the economy and society, rapid application of recent scientific advances in new products and processes, shifting to more knowledge-intensive industry and services, and rising skill requirements have become crucial concepts for urban and regional competitiveness. (igi-global.com)
- The concept of regional delivery of services, in fact, has such eminent appeal to reason that one can hardly believe it has not been more widely adopted. (csmonitor.com)
- The extension of officials into the countryside permitted the regime to bring development and services to the village. (wikipedia.org)
- The earlier effort to mobilize peasants and deliver services disappeared as the local party and cooperative withered, but administrative controls over the peasants remained intact. (wikipedia.org)
- the portal underscores mida's continued efforts to reinforce the services sector as the main engine of growth for the nation and government's unwavering commitment to encourage utilisation of local services in the c. (mida.gov.my)
- Most local authority sensory services for children have at least one specialist who has a MSI qualification. (seeability.org)
- The organisation Sense also offers services for children with MSI and their families on a regional basis. (seeability.org)
- The Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) offers grants to projects that assist in the development, improvement, and expansion of domestic farmers markets, roadside stands, community‐supported agriculture (CSA) programs, agritourism activities, and other direct producer‐to‐consumer market opportunities. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
- The urban population was estimated at about 11 million, with high concentration in the capital and the regional centres. (fao.org)
- The University Lyon 1 is situated on 11 different sites in four of the principal centres of activity of the Rhône-Alpes region of France : the cities of Lyon, Saint-Etienne and Bourg-en-Bresse and the town of Roanne. (univ-lyon1.fr)
- And last, the implementation of SB375 by local jurisdictions should be carefully monitored. (redorbit.com)
- A detailed concept of operations, project implementation schedule, and a business plan to ensure development of real-world, working solutions. (metro.net)
- This second periodical report describes the implementation of the provisions of the European Charter for regional or minority languages in Norway. (regjeringen.no)
- It was inter-alia stressed that disaster prevention, mitigation, preparedness and relief are four elements which contribute to and gain, from the implementation of the sustainable development policies. (scribd.com)
- The European Commission supports the promotion and further development of the concept of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs) , as well as the provision of the necessary tools and guidance to assist cities across Europe with the implementation of their mobility plan. (eltis.org)
- The term "regional food chain coordination" means coordination and collaboration along the supply chain to increase connections between producers and markets. (house.gov)
- It was produced by the Institute's Intelligence and Surveillance Team and developed in collaboration with commissioners and partners across several different local authorities. (ljmu.ac.uk)
- As a result, an action plan was drawn up for use by local authorities planning to develop energy projects. (europa.eu)
- Develop the analytical, research planning and management skills needed to help find practical solutions to regional sustainability issues. (edu.au)
- This would give them a genuine incentive to develop local policies to boost private sector growth. (ft.com)
- Though much of this part focuses on urban development in Europe, it also covers American urbanisation and the problems of urbanisation in the developing world. (sheffield.ac.uk)
- The second part of the module deals with the emergence of measures to regulate urban development from the middle ages to the 20th century. (sheffield.ac.uk)
- The central part of the module introduces the British planning system as an administrative tool and the final third of the module explores its application to matters of current concern including the accomodation of new housebuilding at the sub-regional scale, and urban conservation. (sheffield.ac.uk)
- We're a not-for-profit membership association, a Regional Internet Registry and the secretariat for the RIPE community supporting the Internet through technical coordination. (ripe.net)
- What zoning measures does the community use separately or include in the Master Plan to encourage dense, mixed-use development? (cdc.gov)
- strengthening and contributing to structuring Algerian associations in France, by promoting the mobilization of skills and the involvement of Algerian migrants (particularly those from the kabyle community) in concrete local development projects. (migration4development.org)
- There's a lot of straws in the Biscayne,' said Gary Moyer, manager of the Indian Trace Community Development District in Weston. (sun-sentinel.com)
- But let us not forget that it was the local community and the local administration that provided immediate relief. (scribd.com)
- And state and local spending accounted for about 11 percent. (tradeandindustrydev.com)
- The local power of the old families and the headmen revived but more at the expense of peasants than of the state. (wikipedia.org)
- The module provides an introduction to state intervention into land and property development and to current planning law and practice. (sheffield.ac.uk)
- The local health department then reviews and revises the report, disseminates the findings and recommendations, and works with OHA HIA Program staff to evaluate the project. (cdc.gov)
- Against a backdrop of chaos and development, improvement in data systems and technology made health data more available in the ensuing decades, but the problems of summarization and interpretation persist. (biomedcentral.com)
- Efforts to help expand the availability of primary health care throughout the Delta are a top priority of the agency," said Christopher Masingill, Federal Co-Chairman for the Delta Regional Authority. (astate.edu)
- But more importantly, this commitment from the Delta Regional Authority further validates what we see as a real need for the Delta, and that's more access to primary health care. (astate.edu)
- Although health is central to the concern for sustainable development, the health aspects of Agenda 21 were often porly represented in practice. (who.int)
- Review and development of long term asset management plans for individual companies. (ebrd.com)
- This module assesses the plans, policies, and resources that specify and determine development and future land use, for example, mixed land use, proximity to destinations, residential density. (cdc.gov)
- The Plans referred to in the following questions are those written and adopted by a local or regional authority. (cdc.gov)
- The Town and Country Planning Act 1947 then allowed local authorities to include green belt proposals in their development plans. (wikipedia.org)
- Its aim was to jumpstart the Kenyan economy towards long term growth and development, after the 2007/2008 post election violence that affected the Kenyan economy. (wikipedia.org)
- Third, the possibility that non-conforming jurisdictions may benefit at the expense of other jurisdictions and the overall regional economy suggests that the distribution of jurisdictional benefits should be explicitly examined and addressed when the SCS is developed. (redorbit.com)