NOÉ21 (from the French Nouvelle orientation économique pour le 21ème siècle, meaning "New economic orientation for the 21st century") is a non-governmental organisation founded in 2003 and based in Geneva. It promotes solutions to climate change.
NOÉ21 is a member of the Swiss Climate Alliance, the Alliance for Climate (Alliance pour le climat), of the European Council for an Energy Efficient...[Read More]
237 pages , Springer , 2009-12-21 This study looks at the ongoing efforts of the Alternative Global Movement and World Social Forum to reconcile contests over political organization among three of the most prominent groups on the contemporary left - social and liberal democratic NGOs, anti-authoritarian (anarchist) social movements, and political parties.
Ecological fitting is "the process whereby organisms colonize and persist in novel environments, use novel resources or form novel associations with other species as a result of the suites of traits that they carry at the time they encounter the novel condition.” It can be understood as a situation in which a species' interactions with its biotic and abiotic environment seem to indicate a histo...[Read More]
325 pages , Jones & Bartlett Learning , 1999 This essential text is organized according To The five domains of practice established by the NAB licensure: resident care, personnel, financial, environmental, and governance & management. In comprehensible language it presents the complex and highly regulated business of long-term care, including Medicare and Medicaid requir...[Read More]
192 pages , ASCE Publications , 2005-01-01 Behind every great American civil engineering accomplishment, there is a great American civil engineer. Throughout history civil engineers have made an enormous impact on the progress and development of this nation. While their engineering achievements are regularly recognized, the engineers themselves are rarely discussed. Engi...[Read More]
480 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2013-05-09 Biofuel Crop Sustainability brings together the basic principles of agricultural sustainability and special stipulations for biofuels, from the economic and ecological opportunities and challenges of sustainable biofuel crop production to the unique characteristics of particular crops which make them ideal for biofuel applicatio...[Read More]