Science, Technology, and American Diplomacy
Discusses the unique role of science and technology in foreign policy by focusing on six topical areas: personnel, funding, and intellectual property; science and technology; health; environment and global change; energy; and economic competitiveness -- and examining how science and technology interface with foreign policy in those fields. Also discusses U.S. cooperation in these six areas with 20 countries plus two multilateral organizations, the European community and NATO.
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Page 238 - Convention on Nature Protection and Wildlife Preservation in the Western Hemisphere...
Page 65 - The scientific community believes that we need to obtain a scientific understanding of the entire Earth system on a global scale by describing how its component parts and their interactions have evolved, how they function, and how they may be expected to continue to change on all time scales.
Page 20 - OF RIGHTS A. Each party shall be entitled to a non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty-free license in all countries to translate, reproduce, and publicly distribute scientific and technical journal articles, reports, and books directly arising from cooperation under this Understanding.
Page 41 - Service, which includes the Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration; the Centers for Disease Control; the Food and Drug Administration; the Health Resources and Services Administration; and the National Institutes of Health.
Page 63 - Oceans and Global Atmosphere (TOGA), the World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE), and the Joint Global Ocean Flux Study (JGOFS). The...
Page vii - The Honorable Thomas S. Foley Speaker of the House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Mr. Speaker: This report is in response to Section 213 (c) of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended.
Page 62 - To increase the overall effectiveness and productivity of Federal research and development efforts directed toward an understanding of the Earth as a global system...
Page 6 - States and foreign countries. (b) The President shall study and not later than January 31, 1980, and not later than January 31 of each year thereafter, shall transmit to the Speaker of the House of...
Page 383 - NIAID => National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. NICHD = National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.