The role of community-based animal health care in rural development ITDG-EA"s experiences.

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Published by Intermediate Technology Development Group-Eastern Africa in Nairobi, Kenya .

Written in English

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  • Africa, Eastern.,
  • Kenya.


  • Community-based veterinary services -- Africa, Eastern.,
  • Community-based veterinary services -- Kenya.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-182).

Book details

ContributionsIntermediate Technology Development Group. East Africa.
LC ClassificationsSF719.A354 R65 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 182 p. :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3984425M
ISBN 109966931155
LC Control Number2001312006

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