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Climate change and development a collaborative project of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean and the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies by

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Published by Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, United Nations Development Programme in New Haven, CT, New York .
Written in English


  • Climatic changes.,
  • Climatic changes -- Latin America.,
  • Climatic changes -- Economic aspects.,
  • Climatic changes -- Economic aspects -- Latin America.,
  • Climatic changes -- Government policy.,
  • Climatic changes -- Government policy -- Latin America.,
  • Climatic changes -- International cooperation.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementLuis Gómez-Echeverri, editor.
ContributionsGomez-Echeverri, Luis., United Nations Development Programme. Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean., Yale University. School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.
LC ClassificationsQC986.A1 C55 2000, QC986.A1 C55 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination438 p. :
Number of Pages438
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16122815M
ISBN 100970788207

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