NESB

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AcronymDefinition
NESBNon-English Speaking Background
NESBNondestructive Evaluation Sciences Branch (US NASA)
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Also, unless a warning is put in writing, some of our non-English speaking background women may not understand that they have been warned.
The variables predictive of higher pain intensity at 9 weeks were high baseline pain intensity, high baseline activity limitation, a non-English speaking background and long duration of previous intervention (Table 3).
Age > 70 years, non-English speaking background and no previous surgery were predictors of incorrect knowledge of Australian anaesthetists' qualifications in the multivariate model (Table 4).
Those from Middle Eastern and African backgrounds (n = 217) were recoded as a new variable for the multivariate analysis with all other non-English speaking background groups collapsed into a combined NESB variable (n = 363) (see Table 1).
Hillali, Non-English Speaking Background Immigrant Women Workers in the Industrial Relations System in Queensland, M.
In 1986 the Association of Non-English Speaking Background Women of Australia (ANESBWA) was established, followed by the Association of Non-English Speaking Background Women of Queensland.
Mr Ennis is currently the principal of MacGregor State School, which is one of the largest state primary schools in Queensland where more than 70 per cent of students come from a non-English speaking background, Ms Palaszczuk said.
A lot of workers, including nurses, were adversely affected by WorkChoices, especially the casual, non-professional workforce that is predominantly from a non-English speaking background and is least able to defend and assert its rights.
These students were more likely to be women, adults aged 40-64, students with a disability, students from a non-English speaking background, and students whose highest level of secondary schooling was year 9 or below.
To assist consumers from a non-English speaking background, a range of publications, including the Home Loans credit factsheet, are available in 26 different languages on the MoneySmart website.
The schools were comprised of 54% of students from Arabic speaking homes and 85% of all students from non-English speaking background schools.
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