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close this bookSustaining the Future: Economic, Social, and Environmental Change in Sub-Saharan Africa (UNU, 1996, 365 pages)
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close this folderTowards sustainable environmental and resource management futures in Sub-Saharan Africa
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View the documentThe concept of sustainable development and its implications
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