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close this bookInternational Health Relief Assistance - A Guide for Effective Aid (PAHO, 1990, 14 p.)
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A Guide for Effective Aid
The 1990’s
The international decade for natural disaster reduction

This is a publication of the Pan American Health Organization Regional Office of the World Health Organization

This publication was made possible by the financial support of the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) and the Office of U. S. Foreign Disaster Assistance of the U.S. Agency for International Development (OFDA/AID).