Foreign Assistance Authorization, Examination of U.S. Foreign Aid Programs and Policies: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Foreign Assistance of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, Ninety-fourth Congress, First Session, on S. 1816 ... and H.R. 9005
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Página 163 - man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main . . . any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.
Página 306 - AID's environmental policy conforms with concepts embodied in the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969. That Act establishes, as national policy, that the United States will "promote efforts which will prevent damage to the environment and biosphere, and stimulate the health and welfare of man.
Página 315 - major Federal actions significantly affecting the quality of the human environment", prepare, circulate for comment, and consider in their decisionmaking process, a detailed statement on: "(i) the environmental impact of the proposed action. (ii) any adverse environmental effects which cannot be
Página 315 - (iil) alternatives to the proposed action. (iv) the relationship between local short-term uses of man's environment and the maintenance and enhancement of long-term productivity, and (v) any irreversible and irretrievable commitments
Página 338 - entitled to such reimbursement for expenses incurred in the performance of their duties (including per diem in lieu of subsistence while away from their homes or regular place of business) as the President deems appropriate. "(b) The Board's general areas of responsibility shall include, but not be limited to— "(1) participating in the planning, development, implementation of. "(2) initiating recommendations for, and
Página 621 - Where the Congress by simple resolution of either House indicates concern regarding denial of basic human rights in a potential recipient country, the Administrator primarily responsible for administering part 1 of this Act shall transmit to the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate, or the Committee on International Relations of the
Página 620 - internationally recognized human rights (including torture or cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment) prolonged detention without charges, or other flagrant denials of the right to life, liberty and the security of a person.
Página 743 - built into US development programs. Finally, while human need and not political orientation should be the primary consideration, no US development assistance should be provided to a government which engages in a consistent pattern of gross violation of internationally recognized human rights unless it can be demonstrated that such aid will
Página 478 - consideration of human rights in that country (July 24, 1974). Notwithstanding. Section 32 of the Foreign Aid Law of 1973 read, "It is the sense of the Congress that the President should deny any economic or military assistance to the government of any foreign country which practices the internment or imprisonment
Página 337 - GENERAL AUTHORITY.— (a) To carry out the purposes of this title, the President is authorized to provide assistance on such terms and conditions as he shall determine— "(1) to strengthen the capabilities of universities in teaching, research, and extension work to enable them to implement current programs authorized by paragraphs (2), (3), (4),