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Japan"s environmental cooperation

LuiМЃs Henrique D"Andrea

Japan"s environmental cooperation

a case study on air pollution control activities in Mexico City

by LuiМЃs Henrique D"Andrea

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Published by Iberoamerican Institute, Sophia University in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Mexico City.
    • Subjects:
    • Air quality management -- Mexico -- Mexico City.,
    • Technical assistance, Japanese -- Mexico -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesNihon no kankyō kyōryoku
      Statementby Luís Henrique D"Andrea.
      SeriesI.L.A., Investigaciones latinoamericanas ;, no. 15, Raten Amerika kenkyū ;, no. 15.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD883.7.M62 M683 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 43 p. :
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL556375M
      LC Control Number96138971


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