Reclaiming women"s space in politics

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Swedish International Development Agency in association with the Collaborative Centre for Gender and Development , Nairobi
Women in politics -- Kenya, Political participation --

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StatementWanjiku M. Kabira and Peter Wasamba.
ContributionsWasamba, Peter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.K4 K33 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 89 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL528150M
LC Control Number98983583

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