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Reaching the urban poor project implementation in developing countries

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English



  • Developing countries.


  • Urban poor -- Developing countries.,
  • Social service -- Developing countries.,
  • Community development, Urban -- Developing countries.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by G. Shabbir Cheema.
SeriesWestview special studies in social, political, and economic development
ContributionsCheema, G. Shabbir., United Nations Centre for Regional Development.
LC ClassificationsHV4173 .R43 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 264 p. :
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2539347M
ISBN 100813371295
LC Control Number85020342

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