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Food-for-work in Namibia

Stephen Devereux

Food-for-work in Namibia

a review of the 1992/93 Food-for-Work Programme

by Stephen Devereux

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Published by Social Sciences Division, Multi-Disciplinary Research Centre, University of Namibia in Windhoek, Namibia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Namibia.
    • Subjects:
    • 1992/93 Food-for-Work Programme (Namibia),
    • Public service employment -- Namibia.,
    • Food relief -- Government policy -- Namibia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen Devereux, Colette Solomon.
      SeriesSSD research report ;, 18, SSD research report ;, no. 18.
      ContributionsSolomon, Colette., UNICEF.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5713.6.N3 D48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination14 leaves ;
      Number of Pages14
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL146842M
      ISBN 10094743352X
      LC Control Number99894258
      OCLC/WorldCa43985240


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