Review of technical cooperation activities of UNCTAD report

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  • Developing countries

Subjects:

  • Technical assistance -- International cooperation.,
  • International trade.,
  • International business enterprises.,
  • Developing countries -- Economic policy.

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Statementby the Secretary-General of UNCTAD.
ContributionsUnited Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat., United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Trade and Development Board.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC60 .R384 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p. ;
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL723554M
LC Control Number97111090

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