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needs assessment

An analysis of requirements. It determines what people, functions or systems are currently lacking in order to achieve the goals of an organization. A needs assessment also prioritizes the requirements so that the most glaring deficiency can be fulfilled first.
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Pendle borough council wishes to appoint experienced consultants to prepare a housing need assessment for the borough, taking account of the fact that it forms part of a joint housing market area with neighbouring burnley.
The recent past and near future of risk and/or need assessment. Crime and Delinquency, 52(1):7-27.
Before the design process of interactive learning media, a need assessment study on the basis of the teachers' opinions about the problems that the students experience in Turkish learning, their expectations and characteristics was conducted.
ISLAMABAD, January 18, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Participants of a seminar on Health and need assessment of Afghan refugees in Pakistan were of the view that Afghan refugees should go back to their homeland.
Tenders are invited for Selection of a National Short-term Expert to support the organisation of a need assessment mission within the project "Strengthening the Parliamentary Administration in the Eastern Partnership .
of Honolulu) contends that there are significant contextual differences between the onset and continuation of female and male offending and that this challenges the underlying assumptions of risk and need assessment for female offenders.
Request For Proposals for Capacity Need Assessment of the District Planning Committees (DPCs) in India under the GOI-UNDP Project, Strengthening Capacities for Decentralized Planning%
In 2017, the PHSD conducted two other need assessments to gauge two important health topics: eye health and cancer care in Dubai.

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