Population and development planning in the Pacific a statement by Regional Seminar on Population and Development (2001 Noumea, New Caledonia)

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  • Development economics -- Oceania -- Congresses.,
  • Planning -- Oceania -- Congresses.,
  • Oceania -- Population -- Congresses.,
  • Oceania -- Economic policy -- Congresses.

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Statementprepared by participants at the Regional Seminar on Population and Development, Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Noumea, New Caledonia, 26-30 Mars, 2001.
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsSecretariat of the Pacific Community.
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LC ClassificationsHB3692.55.A3 R434 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 78 p. :
Number of Pages78
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Open LibraryOL3649388M
ISBN 109822038550
LC Control Number2002491216
OCLC/WorldCa49253118

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