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Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) report

International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science, and Technology for Development (Project)

Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) report

by International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science, and Technology for Development (Project)

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Published by Island Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- International cooperation,
  • Sustainable development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesSub-Saharan Africa, IAASTD Sub-Saharan Africa, IAASTD, International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science, and Technology for Development.
    StatementIAASTD, International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science, and Technology for Development ; edited by Beverly D. McIntyre ... [et al.].
    SeriesAgriculture at a crossroads -- v. 5, Agriculture at a crossroads -- v. 5.
    ContributionsMcIntyre, Beverly D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1428 .I5448 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 153 p. :
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23620429M
    ISBN 101597265403, 1597265411
    ISBN 109781597265409, 9781597265416
    LC Control Number2008046044

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