Alma-Ata a.k.a. Almaty, formerly known as Alma-Ata and Verniy, is the largest city in Kazakhstan. Despite losing its status as the capital to Astana, Almaty remains the major commercial and cultural centre of Kazakhstan, as well as its largest population center. The city is located in the mountainous area of southern Kazakhstan.
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Primary Care Mental Health (2009)
by Linda Gask
Alma-Ata means the Father of the Apple in the Kazakh language. 2 In the original text of the Bible there is no mention of apples, since they were not known in the Orient at the time, but of fruit'. Later Christian paintings show, however, the ...
Encyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety: The body, health care, management and policy, tools and approaches (1998)
by Jeanne Mager Stellman
World Health Organization WHO's Alma-Ata Declaration on Primary Care In the so-called Alma-Ata Declaration (World Health Organization 1978), coming out of the International Conference on Primary Health Care, held by WHO/UNICEF in ...
by Rafis Abazov
ALMA-ATA DECLARATION • 1 1 AKSAKAL (Aqsaqal, Oqsoqol in some eastern straps; literally "white bearded" in Turkic). 1 . Elders in a rural or town community or oldest member of an extended family. 2. Head of a craftsman shop or a ...
by Thomas M. Leonard
The eleven states also unanimously adopted the Alma-Ata Declaration that signified the beginning of independence of the former Soviet Union Republics and established the major principles of dealing with the problems of post-Soviet ...
by S. William A. Gunn
Sn: alluvial deposit Alma-Ata Declaration ...
by Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic
Alma-Ata 1978 primary health care. Alma-Ata: World Health Organization/United Nations Children's Fund. Sana Loue and Martha Sajatovic ( eds ...
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