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Capacity Building for Environmental Law in the Asian and Pacific Regions

Approaches and Sources

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Published by Asian Development Bank .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Law,
  • Development - Sustainable Development

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDonna Craig (Editor), Nicholas Robinson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages1200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9180641M
    ISBN 109715613950
    ISBN 109789715613958

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