Science, Technology and American Diplomacy: Beyond Malthus: The Food/people Equation, Prepared for Subcommittee on National Security Policy and Scientific Developments..., by Allan S. Nanes, Foreign Affairs Division, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, October 1971, 1971
1971 - 96 pages
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Page 35 - Cameroon has been working with the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World Bank) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), particularly under the umbrella of the Structural Adjustment Program (SAP), to restore the country's economic growth
Page 36 - Fourth, we must embark on a bold new program for making the benefits of our scientific advances and industrial progress available for the improvement and growth of under-developed areas.
Page 45 - Concessional flows from bilateral donors are defined by the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) as financial flows containing a grant element of at least 25 percent.
Page 83 - Congress created the Bureau of the Budget (now the Office of Management and Budget) to review the morass of agency budgetary information and to approve agency budget requests.
Page 9 - I cannot imagine anything more emphatically a subject that is not a proper political or governmental activity or function or responsibility.
Page 68 - Balance, far from being the fortuitous result of an unusual and obviously unstable combination of forces, seems to be the rule, not the rare exception. The great bulk of historical, anthropological, and sociological evidence and thought suggests that social stability and equilibrium is the norm and that all societies, and underdeveloped societies in particular, possess institutions of a strongly stabilizing character.
Page 9 - ... religious tenet in their own doctrine. I have no quarrel with them, as a matter of fact this being largely the Catholic Church, they are one of the groups that I admire and respect, but this has nothing to do with governmental contact with other governments.