Child rights and child protection in Kenya
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Child rights and child protection in Kenya a manual for children"s service providers by African Network on Prevention and Protection against Child Abuse and Neglect

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Published by ANPPCAN in Nairobi .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHV801.K42 C45 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24420640M
LC Control Number2009349656

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