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ICPD-- 15 years on Sri Lanka

International Conference on Population and Development (1994 Cairo, Egypt)

ICPD-- 15 years on Sri Lanka

a review of progress by 12 Sri Lankan scholars and practitioners

by International Conference on Population and Development (1994 Cairo, Egypt)

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Published by Family Planning Association of Sri Lanka in Colombo .
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About the Edition

Taken out on the 15th anniversary of the conference held in 1994.

Edition Notes

Other titlesICPD-- "fifteen years on" Sri Lanka
Statement[editor, Desamanya Bradman Weerakoon]
ContributionsWeerakoon, Bradman, 1930-, Family Planning Association of Sri Lanka.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 76 p. :
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23981743M
ISBN 109789558876152
LC Control Number2009305462
OCLC/WorldCa662705981

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