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Sharing experiences of women"s political participation

Asia Pacific Regional Workshop (2002 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan)

Sharing experiences of women"s political participation

Asia Pacific Regional Workshop

by Asia Pacific Regional Workshop (2002 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan)

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Published by APWLD in Chiangmai, Thailand .
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  • Women -- Political activity -- Asia -- Congresses,
  • Women -- Political activity -- Kyrgyzstan -- Congresses

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    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementorganised by Forum of Women"s NGO"s of Kyrgyzstan and Asia Pacific Forum on Women Law and Development (APWLD), Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 26-28 May 2002.
    ContributionsForum of Women"s NGO"s of Kyrgyzstan (Organization), Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development.
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.A18 A83 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24030936M
    LC Control Number2002455202

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