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Technology policy study centres in Africa

Technology policy study centres in Africa

report on the IDRC/ECA meeting on the creation of centres for technology policy studies in Africa, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 5-10 December 1973

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Published by International Development Research Centre in [Ottowa, Canada .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfiche. Ottowa : International Development Research Centre, 1974. 1 microfiche ; 11 x 15 cm.

Statement[editor Carol Thiessen].
ContributionsThiessen, Carol.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 87/982 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination35 p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2507378M
LC Control Number87890388

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