Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations for 1990: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, First Session, Part 2
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1989
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activities Africa agricultural areas assistance Bilateral child continue cooperation countries Development Development Assistance DIRECT economic growth Economic Support Fund efforts employment encourage enterprises Estimated expand exports family planning foreign Fund FY 1990 Request Government Grant human I I I I I I implemented important improve Include income increased Initiatives institutions International investment Loan major marketing million MISSION needs o o o o organizations Participants PERSONNEL population private sector problems production promote reduce regional rural social strategy sustainable technical Title TOTALS trade United World
Page 431 - The total fertility rate represents the number of children that would be born to a woman if she were to live to the end of her childbearing years and bear children at each age in accordance with prevailing age-specific fertility rates.
Page 438 - GNP refers to net disbursements of official development assistance (ODA) from all sources including members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD...
Page 1068 - Official development assistance (ODA) consists of net disbursements of loans and grants made on concessional financial terms by official agencies of the members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to promote economic development and welfare.
Page 504 - Bangladesh is one of the most densely populated countries in the world with over 1,900 people per square mile (1988).
Page 1064 - Life expectancy at birth is the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.
Page 31 - African countries today do all citizens have access, at all times, to enough food for an active, healthy life, ie, food security. Global food supply does not constrain the solution of Africa's hunger problem. Countries and individuals who do not produce enough for complete coverage of their own consumption needs ("self-sufficiency") can purchase all the food they want — if they have adequate incomes and lf_ they have adequate access to markets.
Page 431 - The summary measures are weighted by population. The labor force comprises economically active persons aged 10 years and over, including the armed forces and the unemployed, but excluding housewives, students, and other economically inactive groups.
Page 432 - It represents the estinated average number of years a newborn infant would be expected to live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of birth were to remain the same throughout its life.