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Sustainable human development in the Federated States of Micronesia

Sustainable human development in the Federated States of Micronesia

prepared for the United Nations Development Programme, March 19, 1997

by

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Published by U.N. Development Programme in [S.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Micronesia (Federated States)
    • Subjects:
    • Sustainable development -- Micronesia (Federated States),
    • Quality of life -- Micronesia (Federated States)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-104).

      Statementcompiled and edited by Francis X. Hezel, Edwin Q. Petteys, Debbie Chang.
      ContributionsHezel, Francis X., Petteys, Edwin Q., Chang, Deborah., United Nations Development Programme.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC681.5.Z9 E57 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 104 p. :
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6822889M
      LC Control Number00303790
      OCLC/WorldCa41609044

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