Socio-economic impacts of climate change in Afghanistan
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Socio-economic impacts of climate change in Afghanistan a report to the Department for International Development by Savage, Matthew Research Fellow

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Published by Stockholm Environment Institute in Kabul .
Written in English

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Statement[edited by] Matthew Savage ... [et al.].
ContributionsStockholm Environment Institute
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24481401M
LC Control Number2010341748

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