3 edition of The United Nations development decade, proposals for action found in the catalog.
The United Nations development decade, proposals for action
United Nations. Secretary General, 1961- (Thant)
|Series||United Nations. [Documents] -- E3613|
|Contributions||United Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs|
|LC Classifications||JX1977.8 T4 A56|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 125 p.|
|Number of Pages||125|
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As the introduction to the Secretary-General's report on Proposals for Action (E/ + Corr.2) states, "At the opening of the United Nations development decade, we are beginning to Author: Susan Kurtas. Additional Physical Format: Online version: United Nations. Secretary-General, (Thant).
United Nations development decade, proposals for action. The Decade of Evaluation for Action, also the Eval4Action campaign, calls upon all actors, everywhere to accelerate the delivery of Sustainable Development Goals, by advocating for stronger.
United Nations. Secretary-General. Title The United Nations development decade, proposals for action: report of the Secretary-General. Format Book Published New York: United Nations, Description xii, p. ; 23 cm. Other contributors United Nations.
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