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Practical issues in human settlements and health

Workshop for Residents of Slum Communities in Lagos (1997 Eucharistic Heart Convent)

Practical issues in human settlements and health

proceedings of a Workshop for Residents of Slum Communities in Lagos

by Workshop for Residents of Slum Communities in Lagos (1997 Eucharistic Heart Convent)

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Published by Shelter Rights Initiative in Lagos .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Urban health -- Nigeria.,
    • Housing and health -- Nigeria.,
    • Community health services -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-79).

      Statementorganised by Shelter Rights Initiative ; edited by Justin U. Achor.
      ContributionsAchor, Justin U., Shelter Rights Initiative.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA566.7 .W665 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 84 p. ;
      Number of Pages84
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6826865M
      ISBN 109783371215
      LC Control Number00311363
      OCLC/WorldCa56684942


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