Book DetailAuthor: Europa Publications Publisher: Routledge ISBN: 1000428214 Category : Reference Languages : en Pages : 676
Now in its 30th edition, the Europa International Foundation Directory 2021 provides an unparalleled guide to the foundations, trusts, charitable and grantmaking NGOs, and other similar not-for-profit organizations of the world. It provides a comprehensive picture of third sector activity on a global scale. Users will find names and contact details for some 2,690 institutions worldwide. This new edition has been revised and expanded to include the most comprehensive and up-to-date information on this growing sector. Indexes allow the reader to find organizations by area of activity (including conservation and the environment, science and technology, education and social welfare) and geographical region of operations (e.g. South America, Central America and the Caribbean, Australasia, Western Europe and North America). Contents include: A comprehensive directory section organized by country or territory; Details of co-ordinating bodies, and of foundations, trusts and non-profit organizations; A full index of organizations, and indexes by main activity and by geographical area of activity.
Book DetailAuthor: Isaac Asimov Publisher: ISBN: 9780307292063 Category : Life on other planets Languages : en Pages : 752
The Foundation, established after the Old Empire gives way to barbarism, fights against a mutant strain called the Mule and tries to get rid of the Second Foundation after learning it will inherit a future Empire.
Book DetailAuthor: Daniel Ichbiah Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated ISBN: Category : Technology & Engineering Languages : en Pages : 539
Presents an overview of the history of the robot, culled from interviews with experts such as scientists, surgeons, manufactures, science fiction writers, artists, filmmakers, and provides information on the role they play in daily life and speculates on their future.
Book DetailAuthor: Mary E. Bond Publisher: UBC Press ISBN: 9780774805650 Category : Language Arts & Disciplines Languages : en Pages : 1076
In parallel columns of French and English, lists over 4,000 reference works and books on history and the humanities, breaking down the large divisions by subject, genre, type of document, and province or territory. Includes titles of national, provincial, territorial, or regional interest in every subject area when available. The entries describe the core focus of the book, its range of interest, scholarly paraphernalia, and any editions in the other Canadian language. The humanities headings are arts, language and linguistics, literature, performing arts, philosophy, and religion. Indexed by name, title, and French and English subject. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Book DetailAuthor: Michael Zils Publisher: Walter de Gruyter ISBN: 9783598113154 Category : Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations Languages : en Pages : 559
As a crucial source of grants, studies, research, and other not-for-profit services, the world's growing roster of foundations each year dispenses literally billions of dollars on causes ranging from eradicating AIDS to monitoring human rights abuses to promoting free speech on the Internet. Whether you're looking for the phone number of the Ford Foundation, or a list of scientific foundations in Switzerland, you'll find everything you need to know in this first edition of the World Guide to Foundations. It brings together over 21,750 foundations on six continents and some 112 countries, from Albania to Zimbabwe. Entries are arranged alphabetically by country and typically include: -- The foundation's name and abbreviation -- Address, phone and fax numbers, and e-mail address -- Year of origin -- Key personnel, including chairman, managing director, and donors -- Financial resources and annual income and expenses -- Type of foundation and its aims -- Publications Offering additional points of entry are indexes by foundation name and over 199 different subject areas, such as education, peace studies, or consumer protection. A German-English concordance for subject areas is also provided.
Book DetailAuthor: Kristin B. Mallegg Publisher: Gale Cengage ISBN: 9780787678043 Category : Reference Languages : en Pages : 920
This international directory describes awards given for achievements in virtually every field of endeavor. Awards are listed alphabetically by the name of the administering organization, followed by alphabetical listings and descriptions of each of the awards it offers. Each volume contains organization, award, and subject indexes for quick reference. This reference includes e-mail addresses and URLs.