Gender manual for civil society organisations.
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Published by Development Alternatives in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Gender mainstreaming -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Sex role -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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About the Edition

Developed for the PACS Programme.

Edition Notes

GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
SeriesPACS series
ContributionsPoorest Areas Civil Society Programme., Development Alternatives (New Delhi, India), PricewaterhouseCoopers (India), Great Britain. Dept. for International Development.
LC ClassificationsHQ1233+
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 84 p. :
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21883994M
LC Control Number2007341871

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