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Abbreviation for Ward Clerk.

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Abbreviation for workers' compensation.
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The locus classicus of its primal characterization is in Our Common Future, a report drawn up by the World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) under the aegis of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
Taking into consideration that the WCED definition includes two key concepts: the concept of needs and the idea of limitations we can define the essence of sustainable development in education as satisfaction of needs of the state, society and individuals in the field of education and creation of conditions for future generations to receive educational services taking into account the limitations imposed by the economy and society.
O Relatorio Brundtland intitulado "Nosso Futuro Comum", elaborado pela Comissao Mundial para o Meio Ambiente e o Desenvolvimento da Organizacao das Nacoes Unidas, define desenvolvimento sustentavel como o atendimento das necessidades da geracao atual sem o comprometimento da capacidade das geracoes futuras de satisfazerem suas proprias necessidades (WCED, 1987).
Usually it is accepted that economic concern is the main requirement for sustainable management (Beckmann et al., 1997; Law, 2001), the description given by WCED (1987) for sustainable development, enhances the idea by integrating many other parameters of sustainability and placed it at universal center stage; and now this idea has amplified over the last three decades.
Note-se que simultaneamente a consolidacao do modelo de producao resultante da Revolucao Verde, no final da decada de 1980, foi cunhado o conceito de sustentabilidade: "desenvolvimento que supre as necessidades da geracao presente sem comprometer a capacidade de as futuras geracoes suprirem suas proprias necessidades" (WCED, 1987).
Since Brundtland (WCED, 1987), the United Nations has been at the forefront in promoting initiatives that maintain attention on the underlying issues relating to sustainable development.
Para reduzir estes desperdicios, aumentar a produtividade e melhorar as condicoes de trabalho dos operadores (Maia, Alves & Leao, 2012a), o Lean Production tem sido adotado por muitas empresas em todo o mundo como uma metodologia que oferece as empresas leanness e agilidade, e as conduz ao desenvolvimento sustentavel (WCED, 1987), reduzindo o consumo de recursos naturais.
Raleigh Economic Development and Wake County Economic Development (WCED) are programs of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce.
The forty years since 1950, in which global manufacturing output has increased sevenfold (WCED, 1987 p.