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Transcript: Drugs and Parenting: The Case of the Beautiful Boy Media Synopsis Impact of Having an Addict in the Family Media Clip Tolerate: Overview Synopsis of Media Media Clip: Parenting Discussion Media Clip: Drugs Discussion Having an addict in the family References Tolerate: The parent of the addicted adolescent tolerates the problem. Allowing minor drug use, passing the drug use off as a phase and reflecting on personal usage. Engage: The parent of the addicted adolescent engages in the problem. Parent attempt to provide and support for addicted adolescent, parent prioritizes child and attempts to fully understand the disease and lives with blame and guilt. Withdraw: The parent of the addicted adolescent withdraws from the problem. Parent gives up hope on saving child but grieves the loss of the child that was once, Parent chooses self-preservation and family cohesion. (Citation) References Stages as Seen in Beautiful Boy by: Andre, Johnna, and Olivia Adolescent drug addiction damages family cohesion whether it be parent-child relationships, sibling relationships or co-parenting. Families experience “ongoing turbulence” (p.329) phenomena which is being torn between wanting to help and support the addicted adolescent and providing a stable environment for the rest of the family. Affects of adolescent addiction on the addicts family can be broken down into 3 distinct phases Tolerate, Engage, Withdraw (CITE) Drug Concept Clip Parenting sdlicvsdilcvbdsflivb

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Transcript: 14th Week Consulting interns can be expensive Time and Money Personal Experience Preliminary Design Stage NFPA 101 and NFPA 13 New and Existing Education, Business, and Mercantile Definition of Project This app would be used to provide interns and recent graduates with an outline of guidelines for how to design and review designs of specific occupancies. With the given time frame, I will be writing the information that will go into the app Begin parametric study: Speak with my mentor and Jason to understand more about what critical variables I could concentrate on for this app. Choose those parameters and begin my study Gather information from NFPA 101 and NFPA 13 for new and existing education, business, and mercantile occupancies. By: Breanne Thompson Next Steps (Continued) Finish preparing for Draft of Analysis Pull together and discuss results of project Draw my conclusions and state future work needed Turn in Final Paper! 10th and 11th Week Turn in my parametric study Begin draft of analysis Map out the process of the app for the key elements 15th Week References Next Steps 7th Week Prepare for Final Presentation Summarize my draft of analysis into presentation Work on how to incorporate a live demonstration for my presentation App Development Background Information 8th-9th Week Continuous Process Objective-C for Apple products Java for Android products 6 months of studying Places to Learn: Codecademy, iOS Dev Center, Android Developers Training Hire App Developer will cost thousands Prepare Final Paper Dive into Shark Tank! 1. 2. 6th Week Background Presentation 12th-13th Week

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Transcript: Real action and accountability Amnesty International Non-state actors/ Rebel Groups?? ...and what about men?? ignoring male rape victims? would rape exist without a man? Weapons of War: Rape UN as an Arena - NGO's - Discussion and dialogue Arena Instrument Actor Critical Thinking Weapons of War: Rape UN as an instrument UNSC Resolution 1820 (2008) UN as an Actor - UN Action Against Sexual Violence in Conflict Weapons of War: Rape Problems with 1820 "Roles and Functions of International Organizations" "Sexual violence, when used as a tactic of war in order to deliberately target civilians or as a part of a widespread or systematic attack against civilian populations, can significantly exacerbate situations of armed conflict and may impede the restoration of international peace and security… effective steps to prevent and respond to such acts of sexual violence can significantly contribute to the maintenance of international peace and security" (UNSC Resolution 1820, p. 2)" Background Presentation- Kristin Mann Weapons of War: Rape Brief Insight - used to manipulate social control - destabilize communities - weaken ethnic groups and identities Examples: - Sudanese Militia - Rwanda Genocide - DRC Critical Thinking Critical Thinking Increased Data Collection by international organizations - determine humanitarian responses - ensures justice and reparation - provides recognition and dignity

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Transcript: Death rate 2012: 12.84 deaths/1,000 population (World ranking: 22) Infant (Child Mortality) Total: 79.02 deaths/1,000 live births (world ranking: 10) HIV/AIDS (2) Appropriate Technology Landlocked country Great African Rift Valley system: East – Lake Malawi South – mountains, tropical palm-lined beaches Mainly a large plateau, with some hills Lake Malawi (Lake Nyasa) Almost 1 million people have AIDS 60% of these are female Declining in urban areas, Rising in rural areas Leading cause of death amongst adults Contributes to the low life expectancy: 54.2 years 209th ranking (One of the lowest) 500,000 children have been orphaned due to AIDs Micro-finance Policy Framework and Strategies (Health SWAp) increasing the availability and accessibility of antenatal services; utilization of skilled health personnel during pregnancy, childbirth and postnatal period at all levels of the health system; strengthening the capacity of individuals and institutions to improve maternal and neonatal health; increasing the number of skilled health personnel; constructing and upgrading health facilities to offer essential health services particularly focusing on rural and underserved areas; and provision of ARVs and micronutrients during pregnancy. Geography of Malawi CCST 9004 Appropriate Technology for the Developing World Indicator 3: Literacy Rate of 15 – 24 year-olds According to the World Bank, microfinance is defined as: Microfinance is the provision of financial services to the entrepreneurial poor.This definition has two important features:it emphasizes a range of financial services—not just credit— and it emphasizes the entrepreneurial poor. Goal 2: Achieve Universal Primary Education Appropriate Technology: SIRDAMAIZE 113 Population: 16,777,547 (estimated in July 2013) Population growth rate: 2.758% (2012 est.) (World ranking: 18) Age structure Children: 50% of total population HIV/AIDS Human Resources Education Poverty Food Insecurity Erratic Rainfall Patterns/Droughts Corruption Lack of Foreign Investment Languages Indicator 5: Proportion of seats held by women in National Parliaments Central Region: 1-9 (Yellow) *Capital: Lilongwe Northern Region: 10-15 (Red) Southern Region: 16-27 (Green) Lake Malawi (Blue) Land surface area 45,747 square miles Challenges: · shortage of qualified primary school teachers; · inadequate physical infrastructure; · poor retention of girls mainly from standard five to eight; · high disease burden due to HIV and AIDS consequently leadinto absenteeism, especially among girls who take care of the sick · Poverty levels are high in rural areas. Malawi – Climate/Agriculture Trading partners: South Africa, Zambia, China, US Challenges: · shortage of qualified primary school teachers; · inadequate physical infrastructure; · poor retention of girls mainly from standard five to eight; · high disease burden due to HIV and AIDS consequently leading to absenteeism especially among girls who take care of the sick; and · poor participation of school committees and their communities in school management. · Poverty levels are high in rural areas. 1 Doctor per 50,000 people Hinders the ability to deliver medical services to people in need Reason: Emigration Lack of access to education Aggravated by AIDS > 4 nurses are lost each month This also affects other sectors: Government Business Farmers Human Resources HIV/AIDS - Contemporary GDP: US $14.58 billion (2012 est.) (World ranking: 142) Labor force: agriculture: 90%; industry and services: 10% (2003 est.) Countries main income Agriculture Main crops: maize, tobacco, tea, sugar cane, groundnuts, cotton, wheat, coffee, and rice Industry: tobacco, tea, sugar, sawmill products, cement, consumer goods Challenges: limited capacity in terms of human and material resources to facilitate adult literacy and continuing education; early marriages perpetuated by socioeconomic factors; socio–cultural factors that make people believe that men should be leaders while women are followers; and, poor learning environment which affects girls in primary and secondary schools e.g. sanitary facilities, long distances to education facilities, extra burden from domestic chores especially for adolescent girls resulting into high dropout rate. 1964: Independent from Britain Indicator 1: Maternal Mortality Ratio Malawi Demographics Problems - Outline Indicator 4: Share of Women in Wage Employment in the Non- Agriculture Sector measure of employment opportunities ( i.e equal proportions of men and women in formal employment) Yet, more women participate in the agriculture sector than in the formal wage employment especially in jobs that require professional qualifications. Due to: literacy levels, gender disparity and cultural values. Facts About the Product: Drought tolerant maize variant Able to mature under limited rainfall Suitable for marginal rainfall areas 136 days to mature Normally: 150 – 180 days Able to mature under limited rainfall Suitable for marginal rainfall areas

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Transcript: South Korea By:Steven Wang and Yun Jun Zhang -You shouldn’t confuse the culture of Korea with other asian countries such as Japan. Some Koreans may not appreciate gifts from Japan or the comparison between Korea and Japan. -Answer questions in a positive way, even when delivering negative answers. If you are declining a request for a favor, you should sound very apologetic. -When talking or laughing, keep your voice as quiet as possible. -Cover your mouth when yawning or using a toothpick. -Do not smoke or wear sunglasses in senior’s presence Main countries it trades with: China, Japan, EU27, US, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, Australia, Singapore, Indonesia, Russia. Trade agreements/relationships with Canada: Removed most of the barriers such as tariff between the two countries, more jobs available for the Canadians in South Korea Nonverbal Communication Importing and Exporting Manners Continent: Asia Official Language: Korean Capital City: Seoul Currency: Won (code: KRW) Land Area: 98,480km² $1 Canadian = 1,087.78KRW Major Industries: electronics, telecommunications, auto production, steel, shipbuilding and chemical production -The Government of South Korea is divided into executive, judicial, and legislative branches. -Sometimes, there’s a delay with the decision-making during a negotiation. Be patient with the delays. Because some may use for a delay a stalling tactic to 'wear down' the other side. -Things can move very fast if Koreans see the right business opportunity. -Respect the Koreans’ silence in communication, because they need the time for thinking, translation and prudence. -Decisions are often made with the consensus of the group. Current issue and problem After the division of Korea in 1948, South Korea became its own country. After that, the industrialization and urbanization of South Korea, especially Seoul, have brought many changes to the way Korean people live. Many people live in a concentrated area in major cities. The word “Korea” is derived from Goryeo, a dynasty which ruled during Middle Age. Culture Main imports: Imports mainly machinery, electronics and electronic equipment, oil, steel, transport equipment, organic chemicals and plastics. Main exports: Finished products such electronics, semiconductors, LCD panel, mobile phone, computers related, television, motor vehicle, steel, ships and petrochemicals. South Korea information Air pollution in large cities; acid rain; water pollution from the discharge of sewage and industrial effluents; drift net fishing. North Korea have arguments with South Korea and have an increased tension between each other. Seoul , capital city of South Korea, might be tempted to build an atomic bomb. -Men greet each other with a slight bow, and sometimes an accompanying handshake, while maintaining eye contact. In handshaking, your right forearm is often supported by the left hand. -Eye contact is important to indicate your sincerity and attentiveness. -Gestures such as touching someone on the back or on the person's arm are discouraged unless you are familiar with the person. Physical contact is inappropriate with people of the opposite sex. -Crossing leg in front of an authority figure, it is considered to be rude. Importing and Exporting cont'd Greetings Decision making -Korean names are different from Western names. A person has, a family name and a given name. So, after knowing someone’s name, you should address him/her by the title or his/her family name. For example : Mr.Kim -Never call someone by their first name, it is considered rude unless you are asked to do so. -In South Korea, when doing a business, its really common to use the two initials of one’s first name. -When writing formal letters or emails, address the recipient as 'Dear', with the title and last name.

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