Examples of topics worthy of award entry consideration include energy management, recycling, water-use or production waste reduction, non-renewable material substitution, minimization of packaging, biodiversity and conservation, environmental product declarations, employee training or social support programs
, community involvement, and supply chain initiatives.
Given the benefits that social support programs
like Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous have in keeping addicts abstinent, our findings in the review suggest the use of oxytocin, the pro-social hormone, could be an effective therapy for the prevention of relapse to drug use in drug-dependent individuals," the review's senior author Alex Bailey from the St.
Instead, social forces will encourage investment in internal resources, like roads, local government, medical services, and social support programs
With these social support programs
largely remaining under the radar, there is a growing awareness in the foreign business community that non-Korean firms should more actively publicize what they do to improve the neighborhood.
It will also reduce the burden on social support programs
such as food banks, and increase the spending power of low-wage earners in the Alberta economy.
The budget has also payed attention to the social support programs
where it has increased the poor families direct support by 18% besides the problem of unemployment which aimed at reducing the unemployment rate to less than 19.
For example, the effect of benefit reductions in the Dutch disability system during the early 1990s showed that affected beneficiaries would partially (31 percent) offset benefit losses through other public and private social support programs
Other annual social support programs
being sponsored by the Ministry of Social Affairs include the social security-based Cash Assistance for Food Program, which recently deposited SR 136.
The project, which is implemented by Columbia's Global Center/Middle East, National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA), and the Ministry of Social Development and funded by UNICEF, was designed to substitute placing some orphans, abandoned children and youth at risk into care homes with physiological and social support programs
through local community organizations and allocating more foster families for children in need of care.
Life insurance can create the self-security that clients want to protect future generations who likely will not have access to the same level of social support programs
Previous studies have shown that one result of these social support programs
is a reduction in students' feelings of loneliness (Mattanah et al.
Thus, policymakers should take great care in freezing or cutting social support programs
without having a clear understanding of their importance to the web of relationships in local communities.