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Sustainable development and southern realities

Sustainable development and southern realities

past and future in South Asia.

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Published by Sustainable Development Policy Institute, City Press in Islamabad, Karachi .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references.

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Pagination448 p. ;
Number of Pages448
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Open LibraryOL3342788M
ISBN 109698380698
LC Control Number2004344485
OCLC/WorldCa60589900

INTRO. The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals represent the aspiration of the people of the United Nations for a more sustainable future. The Goals define the challenges we need to address to.


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