Participatory forest management (PFM), biodiversity and livelihoods in Africa
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Participatory forest management (PFM), biodiversity and livelihoods in Africa proceedings of the international conference : 19-21 March 2007, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia by PFM Conference (2007 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

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Published by Govt. of Ethiopia in Addis Ababa .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[edited by Ensermu Kelbessa and Camille De Stoop]
ContributionsEnsermu Kelbessa, Stoop, Camille de, Ethiopia
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24469753M
LC Control Number2010305104

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