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Difficultés De Transport International De Marchandises: Proposition D’un Cadre D’étude; Cas Du Maroc

This paper focuses on developing an approach that identifies the problems of the international freight transport in Morocco. It also arranges these problems in order to have a reliable and detailed picture of the transport state. This problem was developed by approaching, in the first place, the importance and the role of the freight transport sector in Morocco. This sector, in...

Cartography of Suicide-Related Health Indicators and Suicide Attempts in Morocco

The present work consists of a retrospective study of suicidal intoxication during a period stretching from January 1980 to December 2013, reported to the Poison Control and Pharmaco-vigilance Center of Morocco through two systems of data collection: Toxicological Information and Toxico-vigilance. The objective is to determine the spatio-temporal evolution of the incidence...

The Influence of Brand Image, Brand Trust, Product Quality, and Price on the Consumer’s Buying Decision of MPV Cars

This paper focuses on testing the model of consumer’s buying decision of Multi-Purpose Vehicle (MPV) cars. The research model involved four independent variables of brand image, brand trust, product quality and price; and the dependent variable of buying decision. The study found that the four independent variables were proven to be capable of positively and significantly...

Influencia De La Depresión En Las Reservas Proteico-Energéticas Y El Índice De Masa Corporal En Adultos Mayores De 65 Años

The aim of the study was to analyze the influence of depression on the protein-energy reserves and the BodyMass Index in ederly. A total of 65 older adults were evaluated; to identify the level of depression, the Yesavage Geriatric Depression Scale was used, the protein-energy reserves were evaluated from the arm circumference and the Body Mass Index. The elderly with higher...

Caractérisation Des Structures Géologiques Par Analyse Morphostructurale d’Image d’Ombrage (ASAR ENVISAT Et MNT SRTM) Et Géostatistique Du Sud De La Côte d’Ivoire

This paper focuses on characterizing the structural lineaments of the South of Côte d’Ivoire by using the morphostructural analysis of shading images technique (ENVISAT/ASAR and SRTM/DTM) and the geostatistical method for a better understanding of the fractured environment. This study is carried out on the basis of techniques of backscattered radar signal and the geomorphological...

Impacts De L’urbanisation Sur Les Caractéristiques Morphologiques Et Les Apports En Eau Du Barrage Hydro-Agricole De Nanan Dans Le Département De Yamoussoukro (Côte d’Ivoire)

The significant decrease in the water level of the Nanan agricultural dam is becoming very worrying for rice farmers. In this study, we analyzed the land use dynamics of dam watershed and its impacts on morphological characteristics and reservoir inflow. This analysis was conducted by coupling the satellites images of Landsat sensors over a thirty years, Digital Terrain Model...

Transformational Leadership Practices in Curriculum Implementation (Environmental Education) in Secondary Schools in Siaya County, Kenya

Leadership practices promote accomplishment of goals in organizations. This paper focuses on the application of transformational leadership practices: Idealized influence, Inspirational motivation, Intellectual stimulation and Individualized consideration in curriculum implementation, Environmental Education (EE). The sample consisted of 183 teachers randomly selected from 30...

Modelisation Des Changements D’occupation Des Terres En Region Soudanienne Au Nord-Ouest Du Benin

In north-west Benin, land occupation is undergoing a significant dynamic due to intense human activities putting the ecosystem in precarious balance. The objective of this study is to quantify landscape dynamics and explore possible futures of land use using remote sensing, GIS and spatiotemporal modelling tools. Landsat socio-economic data and images (1987, 2000 and 2016) were...

Factorial Structure of the Self-Report Barriers for Practice Physical Exercise in Mexican Athletes University Students

The present study intends to investigate if the psychometric results are replicated for the Self-Report of Barriers to the Practice of Physical Exercise (ABPEF) in Mexican athletes university students. A total of 651 university students participated (mean age = 20.8 ± 2.4 years). The factorial structure of the questionnaire was analyzed through confirmatory factor analyzes, which...

Integration of GIS and HEC-RAS in Floods Modeling of Martil River (Northern Morocco)

This work describes the application of Hec-RASas Hydrologic Engineering Center derived River Analysis System model to the establishmentof floodplain maps for Martil river. Modeling with Hec-Ras enables calculation of, among other variables, water levels, depths and flow velocities for the different flow configurations and different cross-sectional zones along Martil River, i. e...

The Effects of Patients' and Care-Givers' Knowledge, Attitude, & Practice (KAP) on Quality of Life Among Thalassemia Major Patients' in Damascus-Syrian Arab Republic

Background: Thalassemia is the most common autosomal abnormality in Syria. Its complications have an important effect on education; time off school; sport; difference from friends/ siblings; social interactions; and stigmatization. Knowledge of factors associated with quality of life in thalassemia patients is necessary for forming appropriate clinical programs, social support...

Dynamique Des Eléments Nutritifs Et Du Phytoplancton Dans Le Barrage Béni Haroun Dans l’Est Algérien

In order to monitor the water quality of the Beni Haroun dam, used for the drinking water production, our research work aims to provide new scientific data on the phytoplankton population of the dam. This contribution is a qualitative and quantitative investigation of this important link in the ecosystem equilibrium. To our knowledge, this study has never been the subject of a...

Degree of Competency in Practicing Basic Education for Kindergarten Teachers from the Point of View of the Teachers Themselves

The study aimed to identify the degree of practicing the basic educational competencies of kindergarten teachers from the point of view of the teachers themselves. The study sample consisted of 125 randomly selected teachers. The researcher used the questionnaire as a tool of study consisting of 50 paragraphs divided into five areas (personal competencies, competencies for the...

Dynamics of Human Pressures on the Mont Péko National Park (West-Côte d'Ivoire)

The Mont Péko national Park (MPNP) located to the West of Côte d'Ivoire underwent severe human pressure related to a succession of political and military crises from 2002 to 2011. Since 2013, the Ivoirians government is engaged in a process of rehabilitation of this park. This study aimed to evaluate the dynamics of human pressures from 1996 to 2018, in order to allow the manager...

Análisis Del Estrés Laboral Y Su Repercusión En La Salud Física Y Mental En Operadores De Tracto Camión

The Work stress (WS) is one of the leading causes of deterioration of physical and psychological well-being within organizations. In this research the multivariate dependence of some signs and symptoms of work-related illness was analyzed and calculated. A cross-sectional and descriptive study of a base of logistic operations of fleet dedicated to the transportation of beer in...

Corporate Governance in Jordan and Boardroom Diversity: A Critical Review of Literature

This paper focuses on critically analyzing the present literature which discusses the Corporate Governance (CG) concept in Jordan and board diversity, and the potential benefits obtained from adopting this concept in different streams like its impact on the total organizational performance. The paper also aims to present related theories and empirical literature focused on the...

Petrology, Geochemistry and Geodynamic Significance of the Mafic and Ultramafic Rocks of the Akou (Okondja Basin, Gabon)

The Akou section (Okondja in the Francevillian Basins, Gabon) has a set of mafic and ultrmafic magmatic rocks with various deposit patterns; interbedded basaltic flows, sills and small intrusive bodies within the formations FB francevillian series. The succession of these rocks pyroxenites, gabbros and basalts characterizes the oceanic crust. These rocks mainly consists of...

Caractéristiques Dimensionnelles Des Principaux Organes Du Tractus Génital Mâle De Anisopteromalus Calandrae Howard (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) En Fonction De L’âge

The reproductive capacity of the parasitoïd of cowpea bruchids Anisopteromalus calandrae Howard (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) male depends on the number of spermatozoa produced and spilled in the seminal vesicle. The objective of this study is to determine the dimensional characteristics of the different parts of the male genital tract of A. calandrae depending on age. Photographs...

Effet De La Technologie, Du Cultivar Et De La Durée De Conservation Sur La Stabilité Et La Qualité Du Lait De Soja (Glycine maxima)

Three technologies named D (wet dehulled soybeans seeds), B (boiled soybean seeds before dehulling) and T (roasted soybean seeds before dehulling) for stabilized soymilk production were tested with TGX (large grain size) and Jupiter (small grain size) cultivars. Production yields, sensory, physicochemical and microbiological characteristics of produced milks were determined over...