Strengthening women"s roles in development.
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Written in English


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SeriesSahel, documents and dissertations -- UV 190.
ContributionsBarnes, Carolyn., United States. Agency for International Development.
The Physical Object
Pagination89, 19 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17810283M

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