Gender Research on Urbanization, Planning, Housing, and Everyday Life (GRUPHEL) Workshop report
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Gender Research on Urbanization, Planning, Housing, and Everyday Life (GRUPHEL) Workshop report 29 March to 2 April 1992, ZESA Training Centre, Harare, Zimbabwe

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Written in English



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Other titlesGender Research and Urbanisation, Planning, Housing, and Everyday Life (GRUPHEL)
Statementorganized by the Zimbabwe Women"s Resource Centre and Network ; report compiled by Sibusisiwe Ncube.
SeriesZWRCN workshop report ;, no. 2
ContributionsNcube, Sibusisiwe., Zimbabwe Women"s Resource Centre and Network., Gender Research on Urbanization, Planning, Housing, and Everyday Life (GRUPHEL) Workshop (1992 : ZESA Training Centre)
LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.A35 G47 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p. ;
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1076206M
LC Control Number93982836

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