Adoption is a process whereby a person assumes the parenting of another, usually a child, from that person's biological or legal parent or parents. Legal adoptions permanently transfer all rights and responsibilities, along with filiation, from the biological parent or parents. Unlike guardianship or other systems designed for the care of the young, adoption is intended to effect a permanent change in status and as such requires societal recognition, either through legal or religious sanction. Historically, some societies have enacted specific laws governing adoption, while others used less formal means (notably contracts that specified inheritance rights and parental responsibilities without …



WRI: World Resources Institute · 6 December 2023 English

This report systematizes the implementation process, challenges, learnings, and results of complete street interventions in eight cities from different regions of Brazil.

which change the street character, or with the adoption of new guidelines in the dimensions of urban road infrastructure projects, as well as the adoption of the term “complete streets” to replace the the municipal, state, and federal levels, the adoption of public policies that promote the implementation

UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 20 November 2023 English

The eighteen Regional Seas Conventions and Action Plans will convene at the 23rd annual meeting of the Regional Seas Programme in Barbados. Organized by UNEP and supported by the Government …

action plans. This meeting provides a platform for adoption of Global strategies for cooperation, channeling areas beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ). The adoption of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework

UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 31 October 2023 English

H.E. Mr. Firas Khouri, Chair of the Committee of Permanent Representatives, Ambassador of The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to Kenya and Permanent Representative to UNEP

of Permanent Representatives Agenda Item 2: Adoption of the provisional agenda of the 163rd meeting of Permanent Representatives Agenda Item 3: Adoption of the draft minutes of the 162nd meeting of the

WRI: World Resources Institute · 7 October 2023 English

This paper discusses WRI India Ross Center’s experience working in Bengaluru in order to understand the results of its deep engagement through the Sustainable Cities program. It captures a decade …

However, these efforts are yet to see wider adoption. Meanwhile, vehicular numbers have continued to

WRI: World Resources Institute · 7 October 2023

This paper discusses WRI’s experience working in Mexico City to understand the results of its deep engagement work in the city, starting as the Center for Sustainable Transportation (Centro de …

the country and often provide a basis for the adoption of national programs, making it a SUMMARY As EMBARQ also gave support to and advocated for the adoption of a new Law on Mobility, which was passed on not necessarily imply their implementation and adoption. Despite the strong efforts to implement SIT in especially public servants play a decisive role in the adoption and implementation of evidence-based recommendations

CPI: Climate Policy Initiative · 27 September 2023 English

The decision-making flowchart helps readers explore how to align climate and business goals in service of climate initiatives, match the appropriate financial instrument to the innovation stage of the climate …

finance solutions with the potential for mainstream adoption by 2030, particularly those supporting underfunded

UN-Habitat: UN Human Settlements Programme · 27 September 2023 English

Recalls paragraph 5 of decisions 2022/1 and paragraph 14 of decision 2022/5 of the Executive Board of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN- Habitat), takes note of the report …

sh_4.pdf Seven thematic pillars $8M Programme Adoption of Data systems Communications Knowledge Regional establishment of institutions in the human settlement adoption of urban To realize the For programme norms and architecture of UN- including for monitoring of their adoption process resources are management and Habitat for Cost ($K) 2 x D-1 Programme development 1,483.1 Adoption of norms 1,438.8 6 x P-5 Data systems 1,236.5 253.6 253.6 225.6 112.8 243.8 - 112.8 1,483.1 Adoption of norms - 194.9 199.9 - 253.6 232.4 292.4 265

GGGI: Global Green Growth Institute · 26 September 2023 French

Ban Ki-moon) et deux vice-présidents Avantages de l'adhésion (République de Corée et Sri Les États membres de GGGI ont accès à l'assistance Lanka) pour des mandats de technique de GGGI …


26 September 2023 English

Anxiety disorders are among the most prevalent illnesses in children and adolescents. Children and teens who have these problems perform less well in school, at home, and in social situations. …

2010;24(3):360-5. 9. Salhi B. Effect of the mandatory adoption of IFRS on the quality of accounting information:

GGGI: Global Green Growth Institute · 26 September 2023 English

GGGI_brochure GGGI Membership GGGI Governance Membership to GGGI is open to any Member State of the The Council is the executive United Nations or regional integration organization that organ of …


View more