To understand the involvement of the NGOs compared to the local governments better, data from financial reports from TFCG and MCDI are included, as well as district reports that illustrate the percentage of funding for their activities from different sources.
Also in Kilwa district, MCDI had already been working prior to REDD+, developing an approach to PFM that included the sustainable management of high-value hardwood timber.
MCDI included 6 of the 10 villages they had previously worked with in REDD+ (Timothy pers.
In order to determine if differences existed in career development between students in a traditional versus an accelerated academic program, the MCDI was administered to students in large groups shortly after the beginning of their 1st year of medical school.
The MCDI, a measure of career maturity, was created by Savickas, Super, and Thompson (Savickas, 1984).
For purposes of hypothesis testing and to control for experiment-wise error, a multivariate analysis of variance was used to analyze the mean differences between students in traditional programs and those in the accelerated programs on the seven scales of the MCDI and the overall scale.
For more information visit Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative and the MCDI
Leadership Group is at http://www.epa.gov/midwestcleandiesel.
Based on information from MCDI
and the certified communities in Kilwa, these costs have been estimated to about US$ 2.15/[m.sup.3].
The MCDI was constructed by Savickas, Super, and Thompson (Savickas, 1984) to measure vocational development during the early stages of a career as a physician.
The MCDI measures two cycles of tasks, career and occupational, involved in physician vocational development.
(2) Mpingo Conservation and Development Initiative (MCDI
), PO Box 49, Kilwa Masoko, Kilwa District, Lindi Region, Tanzania