Human rights institution-building in the Horn of Africa
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Human rights institution-building in the Horn of Africa proceedings of a workshop, May 2-4, 1994, Addis Ababa.

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Published by The Fund for Peace, Horn of Africa Program, Ethiopian Congress for Democracy] in [New York, N.Y, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia .
Written in English


  • Human rights -- Africa, Northeast -- Congresses

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SeriesPublications of the Horn of Africa Program, The Fund for Peace -- 8
ContributionsFund for Peace., Ethiopian Congress for Democracy.
LC ClassificationsJC599.A353 H86 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p. ;
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23931972M
LC Control Number2009451033

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