IDB investments need to produce tangible and positive results in the lives of beneficiaries and address the most important development challenges facing our 26 borrowing members in Latin America and the Caribbean. Social and human development involves improving the well-being of individuals, but also strengthening social cohesion by tackling inequality. Lent et al. stated these static career development theories fail to take into account interactions occurring between constantly developing individuals and their ever-changing contexts. Elucidating the role of OPTN in labour processes enhances our understanding of the mechanisms that drive preterm birth and could perhaps lead to the development of a clinical therapeutic strategy.
Evaluation of development programmes : The DAC Network on Development Evaluation contributes to better development results using evaluation to build a strong evidence base for policy making and for learning. These results provide evidence for the effects of prenatal development on programming reproductive performance in male offspring.
SOAS, with its renown expertise in regional Studies and an emphasis on looking beyond the disciplinary boundaries of standard economic approaches, provides the ideal research environment to tackle questions of regional development in an interdisciplinary and empirically sound manner.
The mechanisms through which GC excess alters placental and fetal development are yet to be identified; however, changes in placental GR levels and subcellular localization and ratios may modify placental function, in utero growth of the fetus and lifelong health.
Roe (1956) herself felt more attention should be paid to the role of occupation in the life of an individual and that occupations should be open to all, particularly women and minorities, since appropriate work can be satisfying not only to society but to the individual.