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Debt-for-nature initiatives

Debt-for-nature initiatives

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries,
  • Debt relief -- Developing countries,
  • Environmental policy -- Developing countries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDebt for nature initiatives
    StatementBetsy A. Cody
    SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1993, reel 7, fr. 00052
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination5 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18161662M

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