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Water for All Series 2: Poverty and Water Security Understanding How Water Affects the Poor (Asian Development Bank Water for All series) by Asian Development Bank

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Published by Asian Development Bank .
Written in English


  • Water Supply And Treatment,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Water Supply,
  • Social Science / Third World Development,
  • Third World Development,
  • Poverty,
  • Developing Countries,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Social aspects,
  • Water-supply

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9180695M
ISBN 109715615163
ISBN 109789715615167

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