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Climate Change Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavioural Practices in the OECS: Report on the KAP Survey of Six Participating Member StatesUS Agency for International Development, 2013This report presents the results of a Survey of Knowledge Attitudes and Practices (KAP) towards climate change that was carried out during the period June 2012 to June 2013.Document2007To help ease the burden of medical expenses on the part of lower-income households during times of illness and emergencies, the Philippines government, through PhilHealth, launched the KASAPI programme that aims to reach the poorer population in the informal sector and provide them with social health insurance.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2013The objective of the research is to promote financial integration in Myanmar and the member countries of ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nation). To this end, the research introduces experiences of Korea in developing its economic and financial sector.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2007Given the scarcity of public resources, it is important to assess and determine the severity and importance of problems in a particular sector in order to be able to prioritise efforts and resources to address them.Document
Protracted Rainfall Decreases Temperature within Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) Clutches in Grenada, West Indies: Ecological Implications for a Species Displaying Temperature Dependent Sex DeterminationElsevier, 2007This article examines how fluctuations in local rainfall at a tropical nesting site for leatherback turtles. The data is used to explore how rainfall may ultimately influence the sex ratios of sea turtle hatchlings both within and between nesting seasons, and discuss the importance of robust estimates of rainfall for future demographic models.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014Korea’s support policies for single-parent families are considered to have started in 1989 with the legislation of the Single-mother and Child Welfare Act.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2007The services sector in the Philippines has been experiencing a robust growth in recent years, prompting proposals for the country to “abandon” the manufacturing sector and shift its policy in support of the services sector.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014Korea’s vocational education, more than any other educational field, changed dramatically along with the national economic development, and continues to change today. From the 1960s to 1980s, during Korea’s industrialization period, vocational education made significant contributions in terms of supplying industrial manpower.DocumentGlobal Environment Facility, 2005This report aims to provide a comprehensive assessment and analysis of the capacity needs, priorities and constraints for Grenada relevant to the objectives and commitments of the three Rio Conventions on biological diversity, climate change and land degradation.Document2005This study constitutes a macro-economic and social assessment of the effects of Hurricane Ivan on the performance of the Grenadian economy, in the short, medium and long term.