Aiming beyond conventional development assistance
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Aiming beyond conventional development assistance an analysis of Nordic aid to the SADDC region by Tom Østergaard

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Published by Centre for Development Research in Copenhagen .
Written in English



  • Africa, Southern.


  • Economic assistance, Scandinavian -- Africa, Southern.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 79-81).

StatementTom Østergaard.
SeriesCDR working paper ;, 88.1
LC ClassificationsHD72 .C38 no. 88.1
The Physical Object
Pagination81 p. ;
Number of Pages81
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL490090M
LC Control Number98220899

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