Federal Government: The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.Local Government: Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.Government: The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.Financing, Government: Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.Nigeria: A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.Health Planning Councils: Organized groups serving in advisory capacities related to health planning activities.Government Agencies: Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.Government Programs: Programs and activities sponsored or administered by local, state, or national governments.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Suburban Health: The status of health in suburban populations.Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Victoria: A state in southeastern Australia, the southernmost state. Its capital is Melbourne. It was discovered in 1770 by Captain Cook and first settled by immigrants from Tasmania. In 1851 it was separated from New South Wales as a separate colony. Self-government was introduced in 1851; it became a state in 1901. It was named for Queen Victoria in 1851. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1295 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, p574)Government Regulation: Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.Hazardous Waste: Waste products which threaten life, health, or the environment when improperly treated, stored, transported, disposed of, or otherwise managed.Knowledge Management: The leveraging of collective wisdom within an organization as a catalyst to increase responsiveness and innovation.Interinstitutional Relations: The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.Emergency Responders: Personnel trained to provide the initial services, care, and support in EMERGENCIES or DISASTERS.Policy Making: The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.Decision Making, Organizational: The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.Public 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.Regional Health Planning: Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.Mortality, Premature: Deaths that occur before LIFE EXPECTANCY is reached within a given population.Public Sector: The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Public Health Administration: Management of public health organizations or agencies.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.State Government: The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.United StatesDelivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.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)Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.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.Program Development: The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).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).Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.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.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.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.JapanInterviews 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.New Zealand: A group of islands in the southwest Pacific. Its capital is Wellington. It was discovered by the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman in 1642 and circumnavigated by Cook in 1769. Colonized in 1840 by the New Zealand Company, it became a British crown colony in 1840 until 1907 when colonial status was terminated. New Zealand is a partly anglicized form of the original Dutch name Nieuw Zeeland, new sea land, possibly with reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p842 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p378)Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.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.Focus Groups: A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.Republic of Korea: The capital is Seoul. The country, established September 9, 1948, is located on the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. Its northern border is shared with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.Public Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.United States Government Agencies: Agencies of the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT of the United States.Private Sector: That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.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.National Health Programs: Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.Organizations: Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.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.Government Publications as Topic: Discussion of documents issued by local, regional, or national governments or by their agencies or subdivisions.Mortality: All deaths reported in a given population.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.Health Care Sector: Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
  • About 493,742 voters have qualified from the Digamadulla electoral district to cast their votes in the forthcoming local government election - 2018, on the February 10, 2018. (dailynews.lk)
  • The commission approved funding for the body cameras as part its 2018 budget. (ljworld.com)
  • The Government had outlined ambitious reform plans both as part of its ongoing program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and in Budget 2018 that is likely to be gridlocked by the latest development. (lankanewspapers.com)
  • Common state strategies to support farm-to-school programs include funding, changing procurement processes to ease purchase of local foods, creating connections to link schools and producers via websites and networking, establishing a state agency staff person who specifically works on a farm-to-school activities, and other approaches that aim to strengthen the relationship between agricultural producers and school systems. (ncsl.org)
  • Provides local stakeholders in ten selected regions, including businesses, not-for-profits and local government agencies, with grants between $7,500 and $200,000 to trial local approaches to delivering employment related projects. (business.gov.au)
  • For more than two years now, I have educated a variety of audiences about police BWCs, from state supreme court justices to practicing attorneys and from police executives to rank-and-file officers, and I have repeatedly been asked some variant of what appears to be a simple question: are body cameras a good idea? (ssrn.com)
  • If combined with facial recognition or other technologies, thousands of police officers wearing body-worn cameras could record the words, deeds, and locations of much of the population at a given time, raising serious First and Fourth Amendment concerns. (eff.org)
  • Officers wearing new body cams for the first time. (eff.org)
  • These activities are primarily financed by taxation and are carried out by entities in the general government sector. (abs.gov.au)
  • The Australian system of Government Finance Statistics (GFS) , which is used to derive the statistics presented here, is designed to provide statistical information on public sector entities in Australia classified in a uniform and systematic way. (abs.gov.au)
  • 7 The principal function of General Government entities is to provide non-market goods and services (e.g. roads, hospitals, libraries) primarily financed by taxes, to regulate and influence economic activity, to maintain law and order, and to redistribute income by means of transfer payments. (abs.gov.au)
  • A local food system encompasses the various entities (i.e. producers, processors, distributors, sellers and consumers) involved in bringing food from the field to the table. (ncsl.org)
  • District Disaster Management Committees (DDMCs) and Sector Disaster Management Committee (SDMCs) form the local structures of the framework at the district and sector levels respectively (District and Sector are Rwanda Local Decentralized Entities). (preventionweb.net)
  • The importance of commissioning for outcomes, covering the 2020 PST Research project on this and why and how government should move to commissioning outcomes. (smi-online.co.uk)
  • 1. To Develop and implement sound DRR policies through effective disaster risk reduction , and management strategies and contribute to poverty reduction and sustainable development, particularly among the most vulnerable communities as outlined in the country's Vision 2020, the Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategies (EDPRS) as well as in the 7 years Government Programme (2010-2017). (preventionweb.net)
  • The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) High Committee to Evaluate and Respond to International Reports reviewed charges of Peshmerga abuse, largely against IDPs, and exculpated them in public reports and commentaries. (state.gov)
  • Before you apply, you must submit information about your project to your local RDA committee using the RDA project proposal template under Key documents. (business.gov.au)
  • It may be recalled that the state government has carried out expansion of around 42 ULBs by merging nearby villages into their municipal limits, triggering angry protests in many parts of the state, primarily because the five-year tenure of all panchayati raj institutions of Uttarakhand (except in Haridwar district) is scheduled to end in 2019. (hindustantimes.com)
  • In this file photo from July 3, 2019, a Phoenix police officer reaches for an Axon Body 2 body camera. (ljworld.com)
  • The Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations (ACIR) is a 24-member agency of the State of Connecticut created in 1985 to study system issues between the state and local governments and to recommend solutions as appropriate. (ct.gov)
  • It would also speed up the deregulation of regulation and performance management of local services, drive investment in capacity building and workforce training and establish simpler data-sharing rules at all levels. (publictechnology.net)
  • As one of the most prosperous regions in the UK, Aberdeen City Council are responsible for providing local government services whilst ensuring the cit. (offshore-europe.co.uk)
  • 1 The main functions of government are the provision of non-market services, the regulation of economic and social conditions, and the redistribution of income between sections of the community. (abs.gov.au)
  • In addition to this core activity, governments can also own or control enterprises that sell goods or services to the public and which operate largely on a market basis (public non-financial corporations) or engage in financial intermediation (public financial corporations). (abs.gov.au)
  • 9 Unincorporated government enterprises which provide goods and services to their governments and to the public at prices that are not economically significant are also included in this sector. (abs.gov.au)
  • Many police departments use body-worn cameras made by Axon (formerly Taser), which provides free cameras and sells data storage services. (eff.org)
  • Some institutions would seek the services of Central IRBs to supplement their often overburdened local boards. (essaysprofessors.com)
  • Solutions that already exist are being developed further to meet the requirements of government administration and the relevant public sector staff are being assisted in the technical implementation of these new services. (fraunhofer.de)
  • As well as campaigning to stop workers from being exposed to risks, the body also regularly calls for more support to be provided to families who have been devastated by the consequences of avoidable work-related incidents. (irwinmitchell.com)
  • As the Ontario Government announces the gradual reopening of our economy and we are slowly getting closer and closer to reopening our local businesses, many of you are assessing the potential risks of spreading COVID-19 in your businesses as you are preparing to reopen. (constantcontact.com)
  • This report examines state legislation in all 50 states enacted between 2012 and 2014 that aimed to strengthen various components of local food systems. (ncsl.org)
  • After the creation of appropriate conditions and formation of the bodies of local self-government throughout the whole territory of Georgia two chambers shall be set up within the Parliament of Georgia: the Council of Republic and the Senate. (wipo.int)
  • Government forces successfully fought to liberate territory taken earlier by ISIS, including Mosul, while ISIS sought to demonstrate its viability through targeted attacks. (state.gov)
  • In 2016, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights issued a detailed scorecard comparing the wide variations in body-worn camera practices across the county. (eff.org)
  • 10. Research bodies and policy forming unit. (mindmeister.com)
  • The latter half of the paper is dedicated to a critical examination of the practical limitations and policy considerations that will ultimately determine whether body-worn cameras can live up to the hype. (ssrn.com)
  • 3 GFS enables policy makers and users to analyse the financial operations and financial position of the public sector at either the level of a specific government, institutional sector or set of transactions. (abs.gov.au)
  • State legislatures continue to take an active interest in policy strategies that support local and regional food systems and increase access to local food options. (ncsl.org)
  • State lawmakers consider procurement policies, food hubs and statewide programs as just a few of the policy options to support local food systems. (ncsl.org)
  • City leaders will soon review the Lawrence Police Department's draft policy for body cameras, which includes details on how the cameras and the footage they record will be used and handled. (ljworld.com)
  • As part of its meeting Tuesday, the Lawrence City Commission will receive a presentation from the police department on the new body camera program and the draft policy. (ljworld.com)
  • and (4) initiate policy development and make recommendations to all levels of government. (ct.gov)
  • The 1997-98 survey found that more than one-half of adults were overweight (including about 20 percent who were obese), about 40 percent were at a healthy weight, and only 2 percent were considered underweight, according to standard body mass index classifications. (cdc.gov)
  • The federal government must ensure that medical specialists with experience in contagious viruses must be involved in the decision-making process. (com.pk)
  • Sania said that the government was ensuring for no disruption and smooth flow of transportation of goods in order to ensure availability of essential commodities to the people. (com.pk)
  • To Monitor debtors realization & ensure timely collection of dues both local & international. (oil-offshore-marine.com)
  • From then, there came many legislation to ensure effective system of Local governance in Tamil Nadu. (wikipedia.org)
  • 6 The relative contribution of tuition fees to total income continued to grow, while funding body grants decreased in both relative and absolute terms. (hesa.ac.uk)
  • The parliament is likely to see defections and Rajapaksa will call the shots," political analyst Kusal Perera told international media, predicting the pitfall the election result may cause the coalition Government. (lankanewspapers.com)
  • The urban local bodies acts as platform between the people in the urban areas and the administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Body cameras worn by police can be useful for documenting police misconduct and use of force, but footage can also be used to surveil both people that police interact with and third parties who might not even realize they are being filmed. (eff.org)
  • Since body-worn camera footage collects video and audio of people, images of their faces can be digitized and used for facial recognition. (eff.org)
  • One local resident, Akpan Imon, said at least 18 people were killed. (gulf-times.com)
  • The Government said on Wednesday the death toll of 95 first reported by the village chief had mistakenly combined the numbers of dead and of people missing . (abc.net.au)
  • In its latest statement, the government said six people had been detained in relation to the Sobane Da killings. (abc.net.au)
  • Mr Guindo said people wounded in the attack had been taken to a local hospital, but had no information on the number of casualties. (abc.net.au)
  • BlackRock is trusted to manage more money than any other investment manager in the world, helping millions of people and the world's biggest institutions and governments reach their investing goals. (blackrock.com)
  • If we want people in work paying tax receipts that fund public goods, we need to better align local supply and demand. (leftfootforward.org)
  • Between 2012 and 2014, Connecticut, Maine and New Hampshire enacted legislation to support or encourage a statewide approach for local food. (ncsl.org)
  • It was written by 'Red Control' - the emergencies division in the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) who is responsible for supporting communities responding to emergencies, such as flooding. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • And thirdly, and this is where it gets a little techy, there is an opportunity to embed responsible capitalism through what we term a 'dual lock' over local economic spend. (leftfootforward.org)
  • Urban development minister Madan Kaushik said that the process of bringing about changes in local body areas had been rolled out only after following the due procedure. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Depending on the population and income of the urban local bodies, they are further classified into three categories. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was of the view that the individuals and household take this decision to move to urban areas, but the government has to create opportunities for them. (indiatimes.com)
  • Funding bodies provided £6.1 billion of this income, while tuition fees and education contracts contributed £13.7 billion. (hesa.ac.uk)
  • Last month, it pumped another S$50 million (US$39.9 million) to fill the gap in early-stage funding which local startups face the most difficulty securing. (zdnet.com)
  • Environment Agency - The Environment Agency are the leading public body for protecting and improving the environment and air, land and water quality in England and Wales. (cornish-mining.org.uk)
  • When a public body receives a claim form for judicial review, the first step is to consider whether the claim has been brought in time. (lexisnexis.co.uk)
  • The Modi government has come up with new AIIMS-like institutions in all states and increased medical seats over the last one year, though quality of infrastructure remains a concern. (dailymail.co.uk)