Recommendations on the institutional framework for environmental management in Kenya
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Published by University of East Anglia School of Development Studies in Norwich .
Written in English

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StatementRandall Baker and David N. Kinyanjui.
SeriesDevelopment studies occasional papers / University of East Anglia -- 9
ContributionsKinyanjui, David N.
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Open LibraryOL13765822M

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