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rights of the Nigerian child proceedings of the 3rd Biennial Conference on the Rights of the Nigerian Child held at Ilorin, Nigeria, 31st October-3rd November, 1990. by Conference on the Rights of the Nigerian Child (3rd 1990 Ilorin, Nigeria)

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Published by ANPPCAN Kwara State Branch, Kwara State Government, UNICEF in Kwara .
Written in English



  • Nigeria.


  • Children"s rights -- Nigeria.,
  • Child welfare -- Nigeria.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAfrican Network on Prevention and Protection against Child Abuse and Neglect., UNICEF.
LC ClassificationsHQ789 .C65 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination101 p. ;
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1036694M
LC Control Number93232165

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