Achieving sustainable development in Nigeria National Report for the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, Rio de Janeiro Brazil, 1-12 June 1992.

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ContributionsUnited Nations Conference on Environment and Development (1992 : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
LC ClassificationsGE190.N6 A24 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 62 p. :
Number of Pages62
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Open LibraryOL934328M
ISBN 109783139509
LC Control Number95235526

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