Country report in preparation for the Fourth World Confererence on Women, 1995



Publisher: Ministry of Gender and Community Development in [Kampala?]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 140 Downloads: 394
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  • Women in community development -- Uganda -- Congresses.,
  • Sex role -- Uganda -- Congresses.

Edition Notes

Statement[the Republic of Uganda].
ContributionsUganda. Ministry of Gender and Community Development., World Conference on Women (4th : 1995 : Beijing, China)
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LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.U33 C68 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 140 p. :
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL341373M
LC Control Number97980974

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