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Animal Ethics Dilemma

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An internet-based learning resource, which can be used by teachers and students as part of an animal ethics course.

Driving Pigs to Stunning

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Welcome to this learning resource on the pre-slaughter handling of pigs and its effect on meat quality and animal welfare.

Fundamentals of Meat's Water Holding Capacity

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Welcome to this learning resource on fundamentals of water holding capacity (WHC) of meat!

This learning resource consists of six sections:

Animal Welfare-friendly Pig Housing Systems

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The learning resource is available in Portuguese

Internationalization of Open Educational Resources

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An extensive slideset and workshop concept regarding the internationalization of open educational resources. This includes an introduction of OER, some practices.

Workstation Ergonomics and Safe Use of Display Screen Equipment (DSE)

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It is important for those who spend long periods of time working with computers to know about workstation ergonomics, also known as DSE.

Safety and Health in the Science Laboratory for Teachers

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This free online course will help teachers of the Science subjects improve their knowledge and understanding of safety, health and welfare, particularly within the science laboratory.

Sourcebook on the Integration of Natural Hazards into the Environmental Impact Assessment Process

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The purpose of this document is to enable the development review process in particular environmental impact assessments (EIA) - to better encourage and promote development design that limits or reduces vulnerability to natural hazards. The component sections of this book are primarily descriptive, providing the background and a framework for the integration of assessment of natural hazards into EIA within the region. Specific tools, checklists and methodologies for use or adaptation within NHIA-EIA are presented within the extensive annexes to the Sourcebook. (Adapted text from source: Preface

Forestry Policy and Economic Education and Research - Course Module

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This material is designed as a bridge towards future studies of the learners, while creating a smooth transition from their past understanding towards the new content they will learn. It aims to enhance learners' knowledge in general forestry, forest economics and forest policy to make sure they acquire the same knowledge base as their peers since some of the interested persons come either from forest related fields (such as agriculture, biology, horticulture, landscape, etc.) or from different academic disciplines entirely outside of forestry (i.e. economics, business, and political sciences)

Environmental Impact Assessment - Course Module

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This module is designed to provide a critical overview of the theory and practice of environmental impact assessment (EIA) as operated internationally to those students who need to understand EIA: