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Population, Environment and Development

United Nations.

Population, Environment and Development

Proceedings of the United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Population, Environment and Development, United Nations Headquarters, 20-24 January 1992

by United Nations.

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Published by United Nations .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industry & Industrial Studies,
  • Population & demography,
  • Reference,
  • Human Population,
  • Industrial Sociology,
  • Population,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Congresses

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9123664M
    ISBN 109211512654
    ISBN 109789211512656


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