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Women and children in Somalia

Women and children in Somalia

a situation analysis

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Published by The Ministry, UNICEF in [Mogadishu?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Somalia.
    • Subjects:
    • Quality of life -- Somalia.,
    • Maternal and infant welfare -- Somalia.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSituation analysis/Somalia.
      Statementprepared by the Ministry of National Planning and UNICEF.
      ContributionsSomalia. Wasaaradda Qorshaynta Qaranka., UNICEF.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN790.A85 W66 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination124 p. :
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2524446M
      LC Control Number87980691


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