Mainstreaming disability issues
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Mainstreaming disability issues experiences in enhancing civil society participation.

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Published by UNNATI in Ahmedabad .
Written in English


  • Disabilities -- Social aspects -- India,
  • People with disabilities -- Social aspects -- India

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Includes bibliographical references.

ContributionsUNNATI (Organization)
LC ClassificationsHV1568.25.A-ZI+
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Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
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Open LibraryOL23921857M
LC Control Number2009346994

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