WVS


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WVS

abbr.
Women's Voluntary Service

WVS

(formerly, in Britain) abbreviation for
(Social Welfare) Women's Voluntary Service. Since 1966: WRVS
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Even in many developed and technologically advanced countries covered by WVS, among the people who say they use the Internet daily, a large percentage also say they use television daily for information purposes.
The overall dollar amount is a bit misleading, but in a positive way as WVS states, "These figures do not include economic potential for some events hosted by Town Toyota Center.
According to the memorandum signed between WVS and FPWC on February 2, 2016, the parties will work together towards in-situ conservation, animal rehabilitation and rescue initiatives in Armenia.
Por su parte, Peiro (2006) estudio la relacion entre las condiciones socioeconomicas y la felicidad de los individuos para el periodo 1995-1996, en 16 paises con datos de WVS, encontrando que la salud, el nivel educativo y el estado civil inciden de forma importante en la felicidad; mientas que los factores economicos no presentan mayor significancia en el estudio.
While the meaning of "Roman Catholic" is unambiguous all over the world, for some countries (for instance South Africa) the WVS maintains an unclear distinction between "Evangelical" and "Protestant" without further specification, whereas other countries have only "Protestant" and no "Evangelical" category, or the other way around.
Genetic distance has been found to correlate with linguistic distance and differences, across societies, in average responses to WVS questions (Spolaore and Wacziarg, 2009, and Desmet et al.
In our empirical analysis we use both the CHIP and WVS data.
Accusing his fellow citizens of "complete apathy", the deputy Lord Mayor apologised to WVS workers and the solitary woman guest.
It meant if a bomb dropped, the WVS housewife would have first aid training, would probably know if someone was stuck in the building and would help sweep up the glass afterwards.
After the war, the WVS became a leading organisation in the field of social care, pioneering many of the practices that formed the cornerstone of modern social services.
After the war the WVS became a leading organisation in the field of social care, pioneering many of the practices that formed the cornerstone of modern social services.
To identify whether timely diagnostic feedback can effectively enhance learning achievement, this evaluation compared WTDS with two common feedback type systems, namely WDDS (Web-based Delayed Diagnosis System) and WVS (Web-based Verification System).