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The 1% Mindset: Book 1 Supplement: Solving the Immigration 'Crisis' with Internment Camps
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Oliver McCann, author of The 1% Mindset series of self-help books, analyses the immigration crisis currently unfolding as thousands of immigrants attempt to enter Britain via the Channel Tunnel. Both the political left and political right are missing a trick, he says. By setting up internment camps in Kent, immigrants can be a resourceful workforce on low pay rather than a drain on the taxpayer.
Innovation and Learning in a Changing Asia: Highlights of the Evaluation Learning Event
Price: Free! Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
This ebook documents a September 2014 learning event hosted by Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank (ADB), which brought together thought leaders from different parts of the world to explore the vital links involving innovation, learning, and change in the context of development challenges facing Asia and the Pacific—inequality and environmental sustainability.
Learning Lessons: Strategy 2020 at Mid-term: Raising the Asian Development Bank's Impact amid Heightened Development Challenges
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
This ebook focuses on the recommendations of an Independent Evaluation study of the Asian Development Bank's Strategy 2020 at Mid-Term. The study offers seven core focus areas for ADB and developing countries in Asia and the Pacific. The recommendations seek to address a triple bottom line of fostering simultaneously economic growth, social inclusion and environmental sustainability.
Enhancing the Contribution of the Private Sector to Inclusive and Environmentally Sustainable Growth
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
The private sector is pivotal to creating economic opportunities that reduce poverty in Asia and the Pacific. How can private sector investments promote inclusive and environmentally sustainable growth—and do so at a profit?
The Living Universe-Bringing Science, Finance and Society to Life (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Dr Elisabet Sahtouris interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Elisabet Sahtouris is an internationally known Evolution Biologist. In this interview Elisabet inspires us to understand the universe as a conscious, living system. She illustrates this with examples of how the theory applies to finance, falling Western birth rates, welfare systems and medicine.
How Beverage Marketers Build Reputations -- And Brands: The Best Alcohol Beverage Social Responsibility Programs of 2012
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Few industries operate under the scrutiny that alcohol beverage suppliers, wholesalers and retailers endure. In this book, veteran journalist Joel Whitaker details the various programs used in the industry to promote responsible consumption and to build a better world through employee involvement.
Transform: Work & Home
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 17,680. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Transform: Work & Home is the third of three eBooks customized for the accomplished entrepreneur looking to create balance and harmony for work and home. Improve environments to maximize productivity and find ways to simplify. This guide to transformation will teach you ways to transform your space, develop the leadership within your team, and take control of the chaos for continued growth.
Port Hope Simpson Historic Logging Town
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 15 · Travel Handbooks, Book 4 · Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO, Book 5 · Mysteries. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism
Port Hope Simpson Historic Logging Town in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada is located on the south side of the Alexis, an excellent salmon river in southern Labrador, Canada. It was initially founded in 1934 as a logging camp and was named after the English Commissioner of Natural Resources and Acting-Commissioner of Justice, Sir John Hope Simpson. This community has great natural assets nearby.
Improving Road Safety in Asia and the Pacific
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
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A safe system approach to road safety offers a holistic view of road transport systems, and considers interactions between several elements. This ebook offers lessons for improving road safety and shares good road safety practices by drawing on various publications.
Supporting Good Governance in the Pacific
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
This brief distills key lessons from a 2011 special evaluation study that explored governance and development in the Pacific region, and assessed Asian Development Bank support for governance and public sector management in the past decade.
ADB's Emergency and Rehabilitation Assistance on Flood-Affected Areas
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The climate change phenomenon has contributed to severe weather disturbances over the past years, inflicting serious damage on vulnerable groups of people. This synthesis provides key lessons drawn from project evaluations and completion reports of Asian Development
Tombstone
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 13 Vol 5b · Mysteries · Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » History » North America
Tombstone [The British Government’s Cover-Up] Port Hope Simpson, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada [Part 2/3] Series Title: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries [Vol 5b] Copyright 2012 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Declassified official British Government papers shine new light on… Government mismanagement
Attaining Health Outcomes through Synergies of Rural Water Supply, Sanitation, and Hygiene
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Water and sanitation issues claims lives through diseases and associated illnesses. About 3.6 million people die each year from water-related diseases. This synthesis draws key lessons from evaluations and completion reports of Asian Development Bank-financed rural water supply and sanitation projects.
Managing for Development Results
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
The Asian Development Bank introduced the Managing for Development Results (MfDR) agenda in 1999 to boost development effectiveness under its overarching goal of poverty reduction. This edition of Learning Lessons highlights key lessons in mainstreaming that agenda, and makes recommendations for securing better development effectiveness using the agenda.
Friends across the Miles: VSOs - an important part of Labrador Education History Voluntary Service Overseas
Series: Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO, Book 4 · Mysteries. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Friends across the Miles: VSOs - an important part of Labrador Education History Voluntary Service Overseas Series Title: Voluntary Service Overseas Vol. 2 By Llewelyn Pritchard Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition (Cover photograph: Scout hike across the ice from Nain by John Penny VSO teacher 1966)
VSO Labrador Clues
Series: Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO, Book 3 · Mysteries. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
VSO Labrador Clues Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1960-70 Series Title: Voluntary Service Overseas Vol. 1 By Llewelyn Pritchard Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Have you ever thought about helping other people not as fortunate as yourself? Well, that is exactly what 53 young 18–19 year olds mainly from the UK set out to do from 1960 -70
Participatory Irrigation Management
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
In development, participation is defined as a process through which stakeholders influence and share control of development initiatives and of decisions and resources that affect them. This brief strives to answer the question: how can participation contribute to the sustainable management of irrigation and drainage systems for agriculture?
The Port Hope Simpson Challenge
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 9 · Mysteries. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
The Port Hope Simpson Challenge Series Title: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries Vol 1 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard If you like climbing high mountains, get-rich-quick schemes, hoary tales, mysteries, political corruption and intrigue, problem-solving, puzzles or if you just fancy an extremely difficult challenge then please read on…
Port Hope Simpson Off the Beaten Path Vol 4
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 6 Vol 4 · Mysteries. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Port Hope Simpson Off the Beaten Path Vol 4 Series Title: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries Vol 8 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Follow the Labrador Coastal Drive, Route 510 in Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada and discover the Town’s “Pitprops, Politics & Prosperity" heroic struggle of sustainable development...
Port Hope Simpson Off the Beaten Path Vol 3
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 5 Vol 3 · Mysteries. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Port Hope Simpson Off the Beaten Path Vol 3 Series Title: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries Vol 8 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Follow the Labrador Coastal Drive, Route 510 in Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada and discover the Town’s “Pitprops, Politics & Prosperity,” Heroic Struggle of sustainable development...