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Pacific dialogue on water and climate

Pacific dialogue on water and climate

synthesis report

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Published by South Paciific Applied Geoscience Commission in Suva, Fiji .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- Oceania -- Management,
  • Climatology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Scott ... [et al.].
    SeriesSOPAC miscellaneous report -- 491
    ContributionsScott, David, 1946-, South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1698.O3 P33 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 28 p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24072162M
    LC Control Number2007407944

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Pacific Dialogue on Water and Climate Synthesis Report Acknowledgements Herewith the authors would like to thank the International Secretariat for the Dialogue on Water and Climate, the Dutch Government and the Asian Development Bank for their financial and logistical support for the Pacific Dialogue on Water and Climate.

BibTeX @MISC{Scott02thepacific, author = {David Scott and Marc Overmars and Tony Falkl and Clive Carpenter}, title = {The Pacific Dialogue on Water and Climate The Pacific Islands}, year = {}}.

Title: Pacific Dialogue on Water and Climate, Synthesis Reprt: Publication Type: Report: Year of Publication: Authors: Scott, D., M. Overmars, T. Falkland, and. South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission. Pacific dialogue on water and climate: synthesis report. Suva, Fiji: South Paciific Applied Geoscience Commission.

MLA Citation. South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission. Pacific dialogue on water and climate: synthesis report /. The Small Island Countries involved in the Pacific Dialogue on Water and Climate include 18 Pacific Island Countries as well as East Timor and the Maldives.

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