Karl Marx-Hofclassical public housing in Vienna Public housing was an important issue right from the foundation of the Republic of German-Austria in The population was faced with a great deal of uncertainty particularly as regards food and fuel. This led to a significant number of less affluent people to move to the periphery of towns, often building makeshift homes to be closer to where they could grow food. They were called Siedler settlers.
True diversity means better teams, better financial returns, better companies and a better, more innovative world. Project Include is our community for accelerating meaningful, enduring diversity and inclusion in the tech industry.
We are a non-profit that uses data and advocacy to accelerate diversity and inclusion solutions in the tech industry. We urge companies to implement diversity and inclusion solutions that incorporate the following three values: Inclusion Companies should improve opportunities for all employees, including all underrepresented groups.
Including everyone is actually easier in the long-term and intrinsically more equitable— especially for those in more than one under-represented group, who suffer even greater consequences.
Comprehensiveness A one-off initiative approach simply cannot achieve systemic change; in many cases it does harm. An effective solution covers all aspects of a company—its culture, its operations and its team. The CEO has to drive multiple, sustained efforts, a comprehensive approach, and a long- term commitment.
Learn more Accountability Companies and their executives should hold themselves accountable by tracking results using comprehensive surveys and benchmarks.
Recommendations We are proposing these recommendations, because we believe they can make a meaningful difference when driven by CEOs. We know our solutions are not perfect or complete; each company is different, and many practices and tools are early in practice.The Refugee Project is a learning experience created to increase awareness about the plight of millions of people just like you around the world who have had no choice but to flee their homes.
Mar 20, · Let's build a Dyson sphere! And why wouldn't we want to?
By enveloping the sun with a massive array of solar panels, humanity would graduate to a Type 2 Kardashev civilization capable of utilizing nearly % of the sun's energy output.
A Dyson sphere would provide us with more energy than we would ever know what to do with while dramatically increasing our living space.
Jun 24, · The developers behind one of B.C.'s longest running land-use battles — the Jumbo Glacier ski resort near Invermere — are back in court on Monday trying to resurrect the failed project. Stargate Project was the code name for a secret U.S.
Army unit established in at Fort Meade, Maryland, by the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) and SRI International (a California contractor) to investigate the potential for psychic phenomena in military and domestic intelligence applications.
The Project, and its precursors and sister projects, went by various code names—GONDOLA WISH. Public housing is a form of housing tenure in which the property is owned by a government authority, which may be central or local..
Social housing is an umbrella term referring to rental housing which may be owned and managed by the state, by non-profit organizations, or by a combination of the two, usually with the aim of providing affordable housing.
Decade Project The students will work in small groups to present a multimedia presentation on a particular decade of the 20th Century. Each student will have a particular aspect of their group's decade to research and present.