1996 International Year for the Eradication of Poverty first international decade for the eradication of poverty, 1997-2006.

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Dated April 1996.

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SeriesDPI/1807
ContributionsUnited Nations. Department of Public Information.
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Pagination1 portfolio + 9 pamphlets ;
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