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What are some of the approaches for sustainable development?

On this forum, you have to post one thread in which you have to define and explain Sustainable Development, including the differing interests of the developed and developing countries.
You must include the following points:
What are some of the key issues of sustainable development?
What are the different interests of developed and developing countries?
What are some of the approaches for Sustainable Development?
What is the significance of the environmental issues of global warming and ozone depletion? and the progress made?
How the international community has reacted to the environmental issues of global warming and ozone depletion.
Karnes, Margaret P. and Karen A. Mingst (2009). International Organizations: The Politics of Global Governance. Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Reinner Publications. ISBN 978-1-58826-698-9

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Discussion questions:

After completing your assigned readings for this module, view the video, “Tribal Leadership” [https://www.ted.com/talks/david_logan_tribal_leadership]
Participate in the discussions by clicking on the “Learning Module 4 Discussions” link located below (scroll to the bottom of the screen). The following questions will be used as the basis for our discussions in this module (these questions will be posted in the discussion board, but also are listed here for reference). Your postings should be made in the pre-posted question topics.
Discussion Questions:
-How do the ideas in this TED conference video relate to our readings? [Be sure to use specific examples from the TED conference video and our readings in your explanation.]
– Spreitzer and Quinn (2001) list a number of characteristics that create a secure and supportive work environment (p. 107). How do these characteristics relate to people’s ‘tribal’ affiliation? In what ways, if any, might ‘tribal’ affiliations work against a secure and supportive work environment?
– Thinking of ‘tribes’ as groups of employees at the workplace, how should a leader address the fact that tribes can only hear one stage above and one stage below where they are?
Remember, the objective of the Discussions is to engage in a meaningful and insightful exchange of ideas that can help everyone gain a better understanding of the readings for this module.

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Considering the various assigned chapters in both textbooks for this week, identify and explain four ways in which the reading assignments have influenced your thinking regarding the fundamental aspects of this course.

Considering the various assigned chapters in both textbooks for
this week, identify and explain four ways in which the reading assignments have influenced your thinking regarding the fundamental aspects of this course. Be specific. Include examples from your own experience to enrich this discussion.

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• do you believe the decisions were appropriate?

CASE STUDY CRITIQUE ASSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS
OVERVIEW
(Very Important)You will identify and write a critique case study related to a legal issue facing human resource management in public administration: Performance Management, Discrimination, and Employee Retention and Separation. This Case Study Critique assignment is designed to help you make application of course content to the area of human resource management in public administration. The case study will integrate relevant legal cases in which it supports your work and ensure a biblical integration to support position on whether the right or incorrect decision was made in the case.
INSTRUCTIONS
This Case Study Critique Assignment must be 6 – 8 double-spaced pages of content (not counting title page, references, etc.) and discuss the major facts of the case, and you should tell whether or you believe the right decision(s) was/were made and why. You should incorporate a minimum of one Read item into this assignment.
The format of case study should be as follows:
• Identify the important facts in the case study
• What decision(s) were made in the case study
• Do you believe the decisions were appropriate?
• Discuss any alternative solution(s) to the problem and support those solutions with additional research. Make sure your solutions are relevant to the case and able to be implemented.
• Conclusion
• References
• Make sure each section is labeled appropriately (Facts, Decision, Solution, and Conclusion)
• The paper must be written in proper APA format.
• All papers should use the following format: Times New Roman, 12-point font, 1” margins from left to right and top to bottom, double spaced, number pages and include a title page.

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Write a research paper on one of the following topics.

Write a research paper on one of the following topics. The paper should be 10-12 double-spaced
(does not include cover page and bibliography), typed pages in length, size 12 Times New Roman
font and should conform to proper academic style. Proper academic citations must be used to
document and identify sources of information, and the paper must include a bibliography. Please
refer to the style guide handed out in class. Plagiarism will not be tolerated. All essay assignments
must be submitted electronically via the Turnitin portal on Moodle.

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Identify and explain the specific elements of the institutional

Identify and explain the specific elements of the institutional
framework of the U.S. political system that allows new, seemingly preposterous ideas to travel from the lunatic fringe to mainstream thinking. Identify and explain one current policy proposal that you consider ridiculous that could likely be considered for mainstream acceptance.

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Assignment title:

I. Assessment Instructions
Assignment title:
Essay critically analysing the extent of democratic inclusion and decision-making in public services.
Guidance: You may select any public service as a case study for this essay, from any country of your choice, looking at the relevance of:
• external factors (political, economic, social),
• internal organisational factors, and
• factors regarding the involvement of citizens and service-users.
Your critical analysis should begin by justifying the importance of one of these three groups of factors over the others, as you will give more priority to one specific group of factors in your assessment. Please see below for further guidance on the main sections of your essay.
Your critical analysis should end with clear real-world driven recommendations for how to improve decision-making in your chosen public service in relation to the factors you have focused on.

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In your submission, you must state the question you are answering and limit your answers to no more than 300 words per question.

This assignment consists of 5 short answer questions. In one document, please answer one question from each of the following five sets of questions. You will answer five questions in total. In your submission, you must state the question you are answering and limit your answers to no more than 300 words per question. You must answer each question based on the two uploaded reading materials provided. Thank you!

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After reading about different leadership styles, do the following in 500‐750 words:

Leadership styles
1. Authoritarian
2. Democratic
3. Laissez-faire
After reading about different leadership styles, do the following in 500‐750 words:
Compare two different leadership styles.
Discuss your leadership style, include whether you are closer to an authentic or servant leader and tell us why.
Use two to three scholarly resources to support your explanations.

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Negotiation, readings, exercises, and cases.

Perception of Power and Conflict at Individual and Group Levels Power and conflict are perceived differently depending on the experience of the individuals, teams, and organizations. Identify a demographic or population in government, military, private, and public organizations and focus on one or more incidents that represent a possible dilemma for that group. Discuss the point of view represented and look for contrast and diversity of thought………………………… Required Weekly Readings and Watchings…. Course Text: Assigned Readings: Lewicki, R.J., Barry, B. and Saunders, D. M. (2015). Negotiation, Readings, Exercises, and Cases. 7th edition, McGraw Hill. ISBN: 978-0-07-786242-8 Week 1: Read text, Lewicki et al, Negotiation: Section 2, Negotiation Subprocesses and Section 6. Articles: Power as attention to issues. As of September, 2020 over 600 active fires burning in California, and unprecedented fires burning throughout the west. Five hurricanes are stacked up in the gulf coast and Atlantic, two will hit the gulf coast within 12 hours of each other https://www.space.com/two-hurricanes-gulf-of-mexico.html, epic lightning storms and a Derecho storm https://www.space.com/iowa-derecho-storm-seen-from-space.html?jwsource=cl What is the impact of climate change, and how are the issues of global warming connected to leadership, conflict, and power? How are the concepts of leadership used to address climate change issues? What are the voices of change, the voices of a new generation? https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-features/greta-thunberg-climate-crisis-cover-965949/ Concepts of conflict, and the use of dialogue frequently used in the practice of post-industrial leadership: https://youtu.be/55n9pH_A0O8 https://youtu.be/lbv5EM-PP6E https://youtu.be/2l-AOBz69KU https://youtu.be/F6Zg65eK9XU https://youtu.be/WfQeH3092Sc https://www.ted.com/talks/eric_liu_how_to_understand_power?utm_source=sms https://blog.tutorabcchinese.com/expats/life-lessons-from-the-art-of-war https://www.alternativeresolutions.net/2018/11/05/power-and-its-role-in-conflict/