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Social psychology is the scientific study of how people think about, influence, and relate to one another. Listed below are links to social psychology topics such as prejudice and discrimination, gender, culture, social influence, interpersonal relations, group behavior, aggression, and more.

 
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Access to Clinical and Community Maternal, Neonatal and Women's He...

By: International Development Agency

Excerpt: The Access to Clinical and Community Maternal, Neonatal and Women?s Health Services (ACCESS) Program launched its mission to improve maternal and newborn health and survival in developing countries worldwide in July 2004, with program implementation begin ...

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U.S. Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Develop...

By: International Development Agency

Excerpt: Purpose Introduction: The Department of State and the Agency for International Development (USAID) Fiscal Year 2006, Performance Plan, submitted to the President, the Congress, and the American public, describes Department of State and Agency for Internatio ...

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World Health Organization : Year 1999 ; World Health Organization ...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

1. INTRODUCTION The Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO) of the World Health Organization (WHO) in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health of Lebanon convened an Intercountry Meeting of Countries with a High Burden of Tuberculosis in the Eastern Mediterranean Region in Beirut, Lebanon, from 11 to 12 June 1999. The following were the objectives of the meeting: Review the tuberculosis control situation in the nine countries with a high burden of tu...

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World Health Organization : Year 2002 ; World Health Organization,...

By: Gro Harlem Brundtland, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

An historic opportunity to protect children and adolescents The Millennium Development Goals have established clear targets for improving the health of children and adolescents: reduce child mortality by two-thirds; halt and then reverse the spread of HIVIAIDS, and reduce maternal mortality ratios by three-quarters. Reaching these ambitious targets will not be easy. Concerted efforts are vital as a matter of human rights, development and security. In this spirit, WHO and...

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 2006 ; Issue 92415631...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

In 2003, before I took up the position of Director-General, I asked many leaders and decision-makers in health what they saw as the most important issues in their countries. One common theme, whether in developed or developing countries, was the crisis in human resources.

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 708: Educ...

By: V. Chanabha

Medical Reference Publication

A WHO Expert Committee on the Education and Training of Nurse Teachers and Managers with Special Regard to Primary Health Care met in Geneva from 3 to 7 October 1983. The meeting was opened by Dr 7. Fiilop, Director, Division of Health Manpower Development, who ~velcomed the participants on behalf of the Director-General. Dr Fiilop referred to the last WHO Expert Committee dealing with nursing, which had met in 1974, and to some of the momentous changes that had taken pl...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 755 - in ...

By: A. Beliaev

Medical Reference Publication

Le Groupe scientifique OMS sur la lutte antivectorielle dans le cadre des soins de sante primaires s'est rkuni a Geneve du 4 au 10 novembre 1986. C'est le Dr R. Slooff, Directeur de la Division de la biologie des vecteurs et de la lutte antivectorielle qui a ouvert la reunion au nom du Directeur general. I1 a insist6 sur le fait qu'il convenait de mettre l'accent sur la methode des soins de sante primaires en matiere de lutte antivectorielle en faisant notamment appel a ...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 783: Mana...

By: A. M. Fakhro

Medical Reference Publication

1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 Human resources for health in the context of health for all and primary health care The Expert Committee's charge was to make recommendations to the Director-General on how WHO could best cooperate with Member States in their efforts to strengthen national and subnational (especially district) systems for health personnel management in order to attain the goal of health for all by the year 2000. This is the goal which the World Health Assembly in 1977...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 783 - in ...

By: A. M. Fakhro

Medical Reference Publication

Un Comitk OMS d'experts s'est reuni a Geneve du 3 au 9 novembre 1987 pour etudier les systemes de gestion des personnels de santtl. Ouvrant la reunion au nom du Directeur general, le Dr Farouk Partow, Sous-Directeur general, a fait remarquer que c'btait la premiere fois qu'un Comite d'experts allait discuter specifiquement de la gestion des personnels de santC, bien que l'importance de cette question ait deja &ti: soulignke par un precedent Comite d'experts (2). Si la pl...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 801: Coor...

By: J. Alvarez Manilla

Medical Reference Publication

1. INTRODUCTION A WHO Study Group on Implementation of Integrated Health Systems and Health Personnel Development met in Geneva from 6 to 10 November 1989. The meeting was opened on behalf of the Director-General by Dr E. Goon, Acting Assistant Director- General and Director, Division of Health Manpower Development. He spoke of WHO'S work to promote the concept of integrated development of health systems and health personnel so that health services would be staffed by ap...

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The United Nations Joint Programme on Hiv-Aids (Unaids) : Year 200...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

The subject of resources, and their availability or non-availability, is - or should be - a major consideration for planners in all areas. Indeed being strategic means, among other things, being realistic not only about the situation one has to address but also about the resources needed to reach one's objectives. 'Resources' is therefore a ltey theme throughout the strategic planning process (SPP) for national HIVIAIDS programmes. The situation analysis has to deal with...

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Woodrow Wilson as I Know Him

By: Joseph P. Tumulty

Excerpt: In preparing this volume I have made use of portions of the following books: ?The War The World and Wilson? by George Creel; ?What Wilson Did at Paris,? by Ray Stannard Baker; ?Woodrow Wilson and His Work? by William E. Dodd; ?The Panama Canal Tolls Controversy? by Hugh Gordon Miller and Joseph C. Freehoff; ?Woodrow Wilson the Man and His Work? by Henry Jones Ford; ?The Real Colonel House? by Arthur D. Howden Smith; ?The Foreign Policy of Woodrow Wilson? by Edga...

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Naval Postgraduate School

By: Eusaquito P. Manalo

Acknowledgments: This thesis would not have been possible without the patience and support of my family. More time spent in writing this thesis meant less time for them. They have been forgiving of my long absences during holidays and weekends. I am very grateful to Professor Gaye Christoffersen, my thesis advisor, for her wisdom and guidance during the writing of this thesis. Her Southeast Asia classes and the weekly thesis group sessions allowed me to write this thesis...

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Alternative Routes to Teacher Certification

By: Rod Paige

Excerpt: Foreword; I am pleased to introduce the fifth publication in the Innovations in Education series; Alternate Routes to Teacher Certification. This series, published by my Department?s Office of Innovation and Improvement, identifies concrete, real-world examples of innovations in five important areas, in addition to this one; public school choice, supplemental educational services, charter schools, magnet schools, and alternate pathways to school leadership. Worl...

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Archived Information Public Charter Schools Program

Excerpt: Program Description The purpose of the Public Charter Schools Program is to increase national understanding of the charter schools model by providing financial assistance for the planning, program design, and initial implementation of charter schools and by evaluating the effects of such schools on school effectiveness and student achievement. The PCSP is a discretionary grant program, administered in the Office of School Improvement Programs in the Office of El...

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Transportation Security Administration High-Level Attention Needed...

By: General Accounting Office

Government Accountability Integrity Reliability Office Collection

Excerpt: Since its inception, TSA has been focused on meeting an urgent mandate to deploy more than 55,000 airport passenger and baggage screening personnel and equipment to secure the nation?s airways. To do so, it created basic organizational and acquisition infrastructures. However, our review of TSA?s acquisition function and inspector general reports identified a number of challenges in each of the four areas we assessed. -- Organizational alignment and leadership: ...

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Performance and Accountability Report Fy 2003

By: John W. Snow

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: Fiscal Year 2003 was a significant and historical year of transition for Treasury. The passage of the Homeland Security Act resulted in the transfer of most Treasury law enforcement bureaus, functions, and associated resources to the Departments of Homeland Security and Justice. Treasury efficiently managed the challenges associated with this divestiture and seized this opportunity to refocus Treasury?s functions on our core economic and financial missions. Our ...

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Niosh Agricultural Centers Annual Report Fiscal Year 2004

By: Department of Health and Human Services

INTRODUCTION: & EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE PROGRAM: Fiscal Year 03-04 has been another productive year for the Western Center for Agricultural Health & Safety (WCAHS) with noteworthy accomplishments. We are particularly excited about new and continuing work in several important areas relating to regional agricultural health and safety. These efforts were reflected in scientific publications, professional meetings, and public media attention. Specific accomplishments are no...

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Day Laborer Hiring Sites Constructive Approach Esto Community Conflict

By: Robin S. Toma

Legal Reference Publication

Excerpt: This manual strives to fill a gap in policymakers? knowledge regarding the best ways to approach complaints concerning day laborer hiring sites. This gap became undeniably apparent to us after responding to requests for assistance in different neighborhoods in Los Angeles, and communities beyond, both urban and suburban. In meeting after meeting with irritated business owners, angry homeowners, and frustrated police officials, we would discuss the all-too-famili...

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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 208: The ...

By: J. Leme Lopes

Medical Reference Publication

THE UNDERGRADUATE TEACHING OF PSYCHIATRY AND MENTAL HEALTH PROMOTION Ninth Report of the Expert Committee on hIental Health The Expert Committee on Mental Health met in Geneva from 13 to 17 June 1960 to discuss the undergraduate teaching of psychiatry and mental health promotion. The meeting was opened by Dr M. G. Candau, Director-General, who pointed out that, in its first report, the Expert Committee on Mental Health recommended the recasting of undergraduate medical e...

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