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Review of environmental legislation and policies in Vanuatu

Yoli Desmond Tom" Tavala

Review of environmental legislation and policies in Vanuatu

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Published by SPREP in Apia, Samoa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental law -- Vanuatu.,
  • Environmental policy -- Vanuatu.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Law and legislation -- Vanuatu.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementYoli Desmond Tom" Tavala & Marie Tiana Hakwa .
    ContributionsHakwa, Marie T., South Pacific Regional Environment Programme., Strategic Action Programme for the International Waters of the Pacific Small Island Developing States.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKWR155 .T66 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. ;
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16719806M
    LC Control Number2007360317

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