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Improving the Publication Chain through High-Level Authoring Support [chapter]

Felix H. Gatzemeier, Oliver Meyer
2000 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
We show an application of graph technology which supports authors by offering a possibility to model the concepts to be discussed and their relationships.  ...  We explain the implementation of these operations as a executable graph production system, that is productions as well as the underlying graph schemas.  ...  We call this collection of features High Level Authoring Support.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-45104-8_20 fatcat:k32p7lp6hzaovnazsgd7u4iagm

A Case in Kenya: Unlocking bottlenecks in public health supply chains through data dashboards and enhanced governance structures [article]

Yasmin Chandani , Wambui Waithaka, James Riungu, Alexis Strader
2016 arXiv   pre-print
The link between data and governance are key to making public health supply chains more integrated and responsive in order to get life-saving commodities to those in need.  ...  (JSI) adapted various elements of proven interventions to build a customized structure to support routine data collection in order to drive decision making around supply chain improvement.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The author greatly appreciates the leadership and support of key colleagues from the Kenya Ministry of Health and the County Leadership and Commodity Security Technical Working Group Members  ... 
arXiv:1609.08755v1 fatcat:drsrp4efyrh67dlmiomwweruhe

In support of the circular economy: an exercise in stakeholder mapping

Sanjeevan Bajaj
2017 Matériaux & Techniques  
This paper analyzes responses sent to the European Commission's 'Public Consultation on the Circular Economy'.  ...  Given the reality of today's global economy with complex multi-tier supply chains, this shift is not going to be easy.  ...  actions over which public authorities have high influence.  ... 
doi:10.1051/mattech/2018018 fatcat:taxug3jgxbapzebogr4kjybyju

Leading from all levels: building supply chain leadership capacity in Equateur Province, Democratic Republic of Congo

Nora Phillips-White, Eomba Motomoke, Freddy Nkosi, Jessica Crawford, Bvudzai Priscilla Magadzire, Erin Larsen-Cooper, Franck Biayi
2019 BMJ Global Health  
Additional research is needed to determine the optimal duration of leadership building interventions and to better understand how supply chain leaders can be supported and mentored within the public health  ...  /district-level leaders.  ...  Acknowledgements We acknowledge and thank Emmanuelle Assy, Clement Ngombo and Arnold Ngomo for their contributions to the intervention implementation, study design, data collection and analysis.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001756 fatcat:zwsnfmmpdnc3lffozosvgsyau4

Small business value chains in local government authorities (LGAs) procurement contracts in Tanzania

Geraldine Arbogast Rasheli, Tahir Nisar
2016 Cogent Business & Management  
Loader (2013) found out that supports to improve chances to succeed in public procurement contracts among SMEs exist in the UK.  ...  education, high transac- tion costs Mostly primary school level Very low education Support services Support services from NGOs on business skills Not specific to public procurement contracts  ... 
doi:10.1080/23311975.2016.1259088 fatcat:btlbslkb2varjhjo7vuujqxqwu

Deliverable 3.4 R&I recommendations for targeted action in the Food2030 pathway areas

Tommaso Emiliani, Matthieu Flourakis, Beatrix Wepner, Jolien Wenink, Kristiaan P.W. Kok, Ingeborg Korme, Floor Geerling-Eiff, Doris Schartinger, Vincent Linderhof, Jonas Lazaro-Mojica, Thom Achterbosch, Jolanda Van den Berg (+3 others)
2020 Zenodo  
With the publication of the booklet "Food2030 Pathways for Action" on 16 October 2020 (World Food Day) , the European Commission officially started the operationalisation process of the Food2030 framework  ...  The object of Deliverable 3.4 is to build on the D. 3.3 analysis of the R&I action needed in each pathway and provide concrete R&I recommendations for policy makers at the EU and Member States level.  ...  Public authorities should support the establishment of short supply chains as a complement to longer food chains to diversify food networks and produce positive impacts on health (e.g. switch to healthy  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4597499 fatcat:gmiri4v63vfy7h5qahcinvsnf4

The Path of Independent Innovation of Heilongjiang's Resource-based Enterprises Under Low Carbon Economy

Zhihong Yin, Yanqiu Wang, Donghong Yang
2018 DEStech Transactions on Engineering and Technology Research  
We must innovate independently, improve the productivity and improve the utilization ratio of the enterprises to the resources.  ...  Through the study of the structure of the dynamic mechanism of independent innovation in Heilongjiang resource-based enterprises, the running process of dynamic mechanism is pointed out, and the independent  ...  talent is strengthened and the technical level is improved.  ... 
doi:10.12783/dtetr/icace2018/25547 fatcat:f3pre5ot5ndkpnsayx6byipjra

Food Safety and Developing Markets: Research Findings and Research Gaps

Laurian J. Unnevehr, Loraine Ronchi
2014 Social Science Research Network  
Further, evaluating the impact of public-private approaches on reduction in enforcement costs and improving compliance through supporting industry-led efforts would better inform donor support for food  ...  Rigorous evidence is also found concerning the positive role of technical assistance and public or donor support.  ...  Thanks to Jiarui Wang, senior research assistant at IFPRI, for assistance in the literature search.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2523530 fatcat:d45lgj7ipjanterxplrsdfekvq

The Structuring and Good Governance of the Pulses Sector in Morocco: Results from an e-Delphi Survey

Larbi Toumi, Mohamed El Amrani, Abdelkader Ait El Mekki, Rachid Harbouze, Aziz Fadlaoui
2020 International journal of food science and agriculture  
constraints affecting its entire value chain and its future in the next decade.  ...  The DELPHI method used aimed to reach the consensus of 26 experts selected among the value chain actors of this sector based on a Likert measurement scale.  ...  value chain, authors have retained the action proposals with a very high level of agreement ranging from 80%-100%.  ... 
doi:10.26855/ijfsa.2020.06.011 fatcat:gc76edxzwbbgroz6bhwkiqxgsa

Health supply chain system in Uganda: current issues, structure, performance, and implications for systems strengthening

Eric Lugada, Henry Komakech, Irene Ochola, Shiela Mwebaze, Martin Olowo Oteba, Denis Okidi Ladwar
2022 Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice  
national and sub-national levels, and slow adoption and use of Electronic Logistics Information Systems to support supply chain processes and functions.  ...  Discussions The findings highlight several issues and challenges affecting the health supply chain system from functioning optimally across all levels of the health system.  ...  This is key to ensuring that there is a mechanism to support the supply chain process, functions, and relationships through all levels of the health system.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s40545-022-00412-4 pmid:35232485 pmcid:PMC8886751 fatcat:fbo4nobbl5dufabbpk3qfzjsme

Cereal-Legume Value Chain Analysis: A Case of Smallholder Production in Selected Areas of Malawi

Giacomo Branca, Luca Cacchiarelli, Valentina D'Amico, Laifolo Dakishoni, Esther Lupafya, Mufunanji Magalasi, Chiara Perelli, Alessandro Sorrentino
2021 Agriculture  
The effectiveness of national policies (e.g., public extension service support, inputs subsidy system) oriented to increase smallholders' market access is often constrained by inadequate financial capacity  ...  This article analyses the cereal-legume value chain in Malawi through a comprehensive VC Map, a SWOT exercise and a policy analysis. VC participation entails a number of challenges for smallholders.  ...  Acknowledgments: We would like to acknowledge the EU for H2020 grant support to the Inno-vAfrica project (grant agreement no 727201).  ... 
doi:10.3390/agriculture11121217 fatcat:g3gjurm5ezcszplccksea55444

The Supply Chain's Role in Improving Animal Welfare

David Harvey, Carmen Hubbard
2013 Animals  
Nonetheless, the ability of the chain to deliver high(er) levels and standards of animal welfare is subject to two critical conditions: (a) the innovative and adaptive capacity of the chain to respond  ...  Simple Summary: The ability of supply chains to deliver high(er) levels and standards of animal welfare is subject to two critical conditions: (a) the innovative and adaptive capacity of actors in the  ...  Acknowledgments The authors acknowledge the financial support from the FP7 programme of the European Commission for the project "Good animal welfare in a socio-economic context: Project to promote insight  ... 
doi:10.3390/ani3030767 pmid:26479533 pmcid:PMC4494447 fatcat:3gt2h7s2ercnveapfp7glb3tki

Co-governance and upgrading in the South African small-scale fisheries value chain

Carsten R. Wentink, Serge Raemaekers, Simon R. Bush
2017 Maritime Studies  
This paper identifies new forms of public-private modes of governance for achieving collective forms of value chain upgrading in South African small-scale fisheries.  ...  Our analysis focuses on the different stages of implementing the 2012 small-scale fisheries policy designed to promote collective action and enable inter alia smallscale rock lobster fishers to improve  ...  All authors contributed to the interpretation of results and writing of the manuscript. All authors read, edited and approved the final manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s40152-017-0058-4 fatcat:fmxgsc4u5bccpe4zresfw6bxdm

The Blue Revolution in Asia: Upgrading and Governance in Aquaculture Value Chains

Stefano Ponte, Ingrid Kelling, Karen Sau Jespersen, Froukje Kruijssen
2014 World Development  
Farm-level Improve process, product, volume and variety + Change and/or add functions 0 Note: + indicates a degree of influence of domestic regulatory framework and public sector support on upgrading;  ...  Finally, we observed that the strength of the domestic regulatory framework and of public sector support has had an important influence on upgrading trajectories, both at farm and processing levels.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.worlddev.2014.05.022 fatcat:ojuoypn4s5g2ndkshru5iprcda

An E-government Model Design Based on Block Chain

2017 DEStech Transactions on Engineering and Technology Research  
This paper analyses the deficiency of the traditional electronic government affairs,puts forward the model BCGA of e-government based on block chain technology.  ...  Then it also gives the e-government system operation scheme based on this model. Finally, the advantages of the model are summarized and further prospected.  ...  The application of block chain technology to e-government can reconfigure public resources, improve government efficiency, save cost, improve the basic income of people, and promote the construction of  ... 
doi:10.12783/dtetr/mcee2017/15750 fatcat:uvt6i6chbbeerbsg7kmkivyqpy
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