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From disaster relief to development

Peter Cutler

From disaster relief to development

a role for National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

by Peter Cutler

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Published by Institut Henry-Dunant in Genève .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kenya Red Cross Society.,
  • Sudanese Red Crescent Society.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesRole for National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
    Statementby Peter Cutler.
    SeriesIHD document de travail -- 8:87
    ContributionsInstitut Henry-Dunant.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV580.K46 C88 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p. --
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16517803M

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