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Women and Natural Resource Management by Commonwealth Secretariat.

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Published by Commonwealth Secretariat .
Written in English


  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • British Commonwealth,
  • Developing Countries,
  • Social Science / Third World Development,
  • Women"s Studies - General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsCommonwealth Secretariat (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11595395M
ISBN 100850924898
ISBN 109780850924893

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