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  Geneva - Welcome to Networld
Geneva based biotech company PregLem announces CHF 32 million series A funding from leading European VC firms
Geneva welcomes Alinghi for its homecoming tour: great party in Geneva on July 8th
Lake Geneva Region supports Alinghi: welcome to the public viewing in Geneva
www.geneva.ch   (185 words)

  
  Geneva travel guide - Wikitravel
Geneva is officially a French-speaking city, although with the large international presence English takes a close second.
Geneva airport is served by almost all European carriers, and by two daily trans-atlantic flights, one from New York, JFK on Swiss and one from Newark on Continental, otherwise when flying from the U.S. you will have to change planes at your airline's hub airport.
Geneva beach is at the end furthest from the city, on the lakefront.
wikitravel.org /en/Geneva   (7536 words)

  
  Geneva - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Geneva is widely regarded as a global city, mainly due to the presence of numerous international organisations, including the European headquarters of the United Nations.
Geneva, or officially the Canton and Republic of Geneva, became a canton of Switzerland in 1815.
Geneva was the seat of the League of Nations between 1919 and the league's dissolution in 1946.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Geneva   (2401 words)

  
 Geneva, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The "Village of Geneva" was incorporated in 1906, 1812, and 1871, formally separating it from the surrounding area of Geneva Town.
Geneva lies at the northern end of the Seneca Lake, in the Finger Lakes region, the largest wine-producing area in New York State.
Geneva is at the northern end of Seneca Lake, one of the Finger Lakes.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Geneva,_New_York   (707 words)

  
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Geneva (French: Genève, German: Genf, Italian: Ginevra, Spanish: Ginebra) is the second-most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich), located where Lake Geneva (French: Lac de Genève or Lac Léman) empties into the Rhône River.
The city of Geneva is the seat of many international organizations, and was the seat of the League of Nations until its dissolution.
Geneva's most visible landmark however is not a museum, church or tower, but a fountain: the Jet d'Eau, (water-jet), situated in Lake Geneva and visible throughout the city for its 140 metre high water column.
www.wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/g/ge/geneva.html   (258 words)

  
 Fourth Geneva Convention - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Fourth Geneva Convention (or GCIV) relates to the protection of civilians during times of war "in the hands" of an enemy and under any occupation by a foreign power.
This should not be confused with the better known Third Geneva Convention, which deals with the treatment of prisoners of war.
The convention was published on August 12, 1949, at the end of a conference held in Geneva from April 21 to August 12, 1949.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fourth_Geneva_Convention   (919 words)

  
 Geneva State Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Lodge and Conference Center at Geneva is Ohio's ninth state park resort lodge.
Geneva offers the visitor a natural beach, several areas of freshwater marsh and beautiful mature woodlots.
Geneva State Park is situated along the Lake Erie shoreline.
www.dnr.state.oh.us /parks/parks/geneva.htm   (1125 words)

  
 Geneva Initiative - Israeli Palestinian Conflict Peace Agreement : Geneva Accord - Israeli Palestinian Conflict Peace ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Geneva Initiative mappers for instance had sat opposite each other as official negotiators on territorial issues for close to a decade until they joined the Geneva Initiative, and the drafters had faced each other in previous official roles at the Taba talks.
The intention of the Geneva Initiative is that by proving that there are a detailed set of arrangements – a peace deal – acceptable to the majority of Israelis and Palestinians – we can actually change the reality on both sides and encourage the leaders to make peace.
The Geneva Initative is based on the discussions that took place in official negotiations, and many of the Geneva Initative authors were in fact formerly official negotiators, military generals, ministers and technical experts who worked in negotiations – on both the Israeli and the Palestinian sides.
www.geneva-accord.org /FAQ.aspx?FolderID=30&lang=en   (2370 words)

  
 Alabama Counties: Geneva   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Geneva County was created by the Alabama legislature on 1868 Dec. 26.
The town of Geneva was named for Geneva, Switzerland, by Walter H. Youge, a native of Switzerland, who served as the town's first postmaster.
Geneva County is located in southeastern Alabama and is drained by the Choctawhatchee River.
www.archives.state.al.us /counties/geneva.html   (101 words)

  
 GLOBAL VISION : SUSTAINABLE GENEVA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
We are thus very proud that Geneva is now on the road to sustainable development, and we congratulate the State Council of Geneva, the Swiss Environment Society, and all those who helped launch Agenda 21 Geneva.
Geneva has inherited the vision of men and women who proclaimed the primacy of ethical values to the world: Jean Calvin who led the Reformation in the XVIth century, Jean-Jacques Rousseau who influenced the French and American revolutions and pioneered the cause of human rights, and Henri Dunant, who founded the Red Cross.
With the formation of the latter and the signing of the Geneva Convention in the 19th century, Geneva established itself as a centre for international diplomacy and humanitarian concern.
www.global-vision.org /geneva/indexENG.html   (3952 words)

  
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Although Geneva finished the regional tournament with a 1-2 record, Geneva did end its 2006 season with a solid 31-23 mark.
Geneva was 8-6 in the AMC North, which was good enough for the number three seed in the North division.
Considering Geneva struggled through another season of injuries with half of its starting infield lost to season ending injuries in Mary Gaylor and Alicia Feathers, Geneva's young guns performed quite well and will look to build upon that success in 2007.
www.geneva.edu /page/softball   (402 words)

  
 1560 Geneva Facsimile Reproduction
The Geneva Bible was the “Bible of the Protestant Reformation”;, and the Bible of the Puritans and Pilgrims.
Also called the “Breeches Bible”, the Geneva Bible is the only Bible ever able to outsell and exceed the popularity of the King James Bible, as it did in the early 1600’s until its printing ceased in 1644.
Both the Regular and the Deluxe Editions of the 1560 Geneva Facsimile Reproduction are the same on the inside, and are the same size, measuring approximately 11 inches tall by 8.75 inches wide by 3.25 inches thick.
www.greatsite.com /facsimile-reproductions/geneva-1560.html   (852 words)

  
 Navitaire - Technology that liberates
The Geneva system, used by over 20 airlines today, enables clients to organize, plan, predict, measure and report on activity to optimize daily aircraft and crew utilization.
Of special interest to many airline executives is the Geneva system's unique Executive Ticker module, which scrolls near real-time operational data across the bottoms of their PCs and offers view-at-a-glance operational status displays.
Just as important, when Geneva system products are used with Navitaire's reservation services and the SkySolver operations recovery suite, you get a comprehensive package of high-value solutions that deliver real competitive advantage.
www.navitaire.com /op_and_rec/geneva.asp   (479 words)

  
 Affordable Europe: Geneva - New York Times
The Bains des Pâquis is a public beach in the center of Geneva.
With its reputation as a hive of private banking, the idea of finding a bargain in Geneva may induce peals of laughter.
Also consider apartment-hotels or staying a bit outside the heart of the city, in Carouge or the suburbs of Ferney-Voltaire (over the border in France), which is easily reachable by public transportation.
travel2.nytimes.com /2006/04/23/travel/23affordable-geneva.html   (667 words)

  
 Geneva
Before Geneva, the Atari was only able to load and run a single program at a time, and was only capable of using six desk accessories (without being forced to restart the computer).
Geneva is also small, requiring less than 200K of memory, meaning that you can run it on any memory configuration.
Geneva does not include a desktop, and it is unable to use the ROM desktop.
www4.pair.com /gribnif/geneva.htm   (451 words)

  
 Geneva College says anti-discrimination laws violate religious freedom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Geneva College claims in a federal lawsuit that anti-discrimination laws violate its right to freedom of religion.
Geneva, which is described as a "Christian college rooted in the evangelical and reformed traditions," was denied permission to post openings that limit the applicant pool to members of one religion, according to the lawsuit.
Geneva claims, however, that an exemption afforded to religious organizations that allows them to hire and fire based on religion, also protects them from being discriminated against by the state.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06353/747213-57.stm   (615 words)

  
 The Geneva Bible - The Forgotten Translation
The Geneva translators produced a revised New Testament in English in 1557 that was essentially a revision of Tyndale's revised and corrected 1534 edition.
The Geneva New Testament was barely off the press when work began on a revision of the entire Bible, a process that took more than two years.
At a conference at Hampton Court in 1604 with bishops and theologians, the king listened to a suggestion by the Puritan scholar John Reynolds that a new translation of the Bible was needed.
www.reformed.org /documents/geneva/Geneva.html   (1082 words)

  
 Geneva, Illinois IL, city profile (Kane County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Geneva, IL Geneva is a city in Kane County, in the Chicago metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Geneva was $33,026, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Geneva, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $810.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=6171   (623 words)

  
 ACES: Geneva County Extension Office
Geneva County was established in 1868 by the State Legislature and formed from parts Dale, Henry and Coffee counties.
The City of Geneva is a sister city with Geneva, Switzerland.
Geneva County is the largest producer of "Red Wigglers" fish bait in the Southeast.
www.aces.edu /counties/cnty_cookie.php?county=Geneva   (259 words)

  
 Geneva Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Nope, Geneva is not Switzerland's capital, despite what many think.
This chic, sleek, cosmopolitan lakeside city is, in fact, only Switzerland's third-largest city and has an overwhelmingly international feel: 43.4% of the population is from elsewhere.
The smoke, which Deep Purple observed from their hotel room, was allegedly caused by a fan firing a flare gun in the casino's theater during a Frank Zappa concert.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/europe/switzerland/geneva   (268 words)

  
 88 Geneva, Switzerland hotels. Compare prices of hotels in Geneva, Switzerland.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Hotel Bernina is located opposite the main railway station, ensuring reliable connections to all parts of the city and surrounding areas, including the villages with their famous vinyards.
Founded in 1872, the hotel is located at the heart of the executive district, well-connected to the airport and railway station.
Although Zurich is the capital of the country, Geneva seems to be more dynamic and interesting to many.
www.europe-cities.com /hotels-geneva.aspx   (397 words)

  
 Geneva, index.php - Jalopnik   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Not one.) The new Spider, which Alfa unveiled with a flourish in Geneva, is a hottie.
We're sitting in Geneva airport (motto: Smoke up, Jean-Luc), waiting to be hurled a few thousand large right into the mouth of a NYC snowstorm.
Last year at the Geneva show, Toyota attracted snapshot attention by transforming one of its Aygo subcompacts into a DJ booth.
www.jalopnik.com /cars/geneva/index.php   (2047 words)

  
 Geneva Declaration on the Future of WIPO
Prior to the General Assembly meeting, hundreds of nonprofits, scientists, academics and other individuals had signed the "Geneva Declaration on the Future of WIPO," which calls on WIPO to focus more on the needs of developing countries, and to view IP as one of many tools for development - not as an end in itself.
The Geneva Declaration on the Future of WIPO is posted below in six languages.
The IFLA position on the Geneva Declaration on the Future of WIPO.
www.cptech.org /ip/wipo/genevadeclaration.html   (542 words)

  
 Geneva, Nebraska - Economic Development
In 2004 the FCDC began celebrating its 15th year of providing services to the community of Geneva and Fillmore County.
During that time the FCDC has been successful in bringing over $16 million dollars of new investment to Fillmore County and has accessed over $1 million in grant funds for a number of different development needs.
Revitalize Geneva is comprised of individuals within the community who have a direct interest in preserving and improving the heritage, economic health and pride of the community.
www.ci.geneva.ne.us /economicdevelopment.asp   (304 words)

  
 GENEVA BIBLE 1599   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The books are in Acrobat  PDF format and require patience for those with slow connection speeds.
Not to be confused with "The 1599 Geneva Study Bible" on
All Geneva Bibles at Genesis 3:7 should read.
www.genevabible.org /Geneva.html   (244 words)

  
 Geneva start-up takes to the air with mini-blimp
Geneva start-up Airvision has developed a series of mini-blimps designed for publicity at public events or for filming with a camera mounted in a nacelle.
Geneva continues to see innovative start-ups from its region make waves in the global marketplace.
The whole Geneva region is committed to encouraging start-ups generally, and in the New Economy and e-business in particular.
www.geneva.ch /air.htm   (360 words)

  
 Current local time in Geneva - Switzerland
When can I call/have a meeting with someone in Geneva?
4 pm in Geneva, what time is it elsewhere?
UTC is Coordinated Universal Time, GMT is Greenwich Mean Time.
www.timeanddate.com /worldclock/city.html?n=87   (265 words)

  
 International Humanitarian Law - Fourth 1949 Geneva Convention
Persons regularly and solely engaged in the operation and administration of civilian hospitals, including the personnel engaged in the search for, removal and transporting of and caring for wounded and sick civilians, the infirm and maternity cases shall be respected and protected.
This armlet shall be issued by the State and shall bear the emblem provided for in Article 38 of the Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field of 12 August 1949.
Aircraft exclusively employed for the removal of wounded and sick civilians, the infirm and maternity cases or for the transport of medical personnel and equipment, shall not be attacked, but shall be respected while flying at heights, times and on routes specifically agreed upon between all the Parties to the conflict concerned.
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