Poverty alleviation and empowerment
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Poverty alleviation and empowerment the second impact assessment study of BRAC"s rural development programme by

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Published by BRAC, Research and Evaluation Division in Dhaka .
Written in English



  • Bangladesh.


  • BRAC.,
  • Rural development -- Bangladesh.,
  • Economic assistance, Domestic -- Bangladesh.,
  • Rural poor -- Bangladesh.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-183).

Statementedited by A.M. Muazzam Hussain.
ContributionsMuazzam Hussain, A. M., BRAC. Research and Evaluation Division., Rural Development Programme (Bangladesh)
LC ClassificationsHN690.Z9 C67476 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, 293 p. ;
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL510376M
LC Control Number98908485

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