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Eroding Local Capacity

International Humanitarian Action in Africa

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Nordic Africa Institute .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aid & relief programmes,
  • Interdisciplinary Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • North and south,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa,
  • Political Advocacy,
  • International Relations - Diplomacy,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Social Science / Third World Development,
  • Disaster relief,
  • Africa, East,
  • Humanitarian assistance

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMonica Kathina Juma (Editor), Astri Suhrke (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9122196M
    ISBN 109171065024
    ISBN 109789171065025

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