Taking shelter under trees refugee protection and sustainable forest management by Duncan Gallasch

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Published by Friends Without Borders in Amphur Muang, Chiang Mai .

Written in English

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  • Thailand.,
  • Burma.


  • Forest reserves -- Environmental aspects -- Thailand.,
  • Forest management -- Thailand.,
  • Refugee camps -- Environmental aspects -- Thailand.,
  • Refugees -- Burma.,
  • Refugees -- Thailand.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 80-82).

Book details

Other titlesRefugee protection and sustainable forest management
Statement[written by Duncan Gallasch].
LC ClassificationsSD657.T5 G35 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3606994M
LC Control Number2002351794

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