Economic report on Africa 2009 developing African agriculture through regional value chains by United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa

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Published by United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia .

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  • Social conditions,
  • Economic development,
  • Agriculture,
  • Economic integration,
  • Economic conditions

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Other titlesERA 2009, Africa 2009
StatementEconomic Commission for Africa, African Union ; [edited by the ECA Publications and Conference Management Section (PCMS)]
ContributionsAfrican Union, United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa. Publications and Conference Management Section
LC ClassificationsHC800 .E2775 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 193 p :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25114688M
ISBN 109211251117
ISBN 109789211251111
LC Control Number2009404473

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