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Agricultural engineering and the challenges of the millennium development goals

Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers. NIAE International Conference

Agricultural engineering and the challenges of the millennium development goals

proceedings of the 8th International conference and 29th annual general meeting of the Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers, Yola, 2007

by Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers. NIAE International Conference

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Published by Alvari Communications Ltd. in Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural engineering,
  • Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesProceedings of the 8th international conference and 29th annual general meeting of the Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers
    SeriesPROC. NIAE -- v. 29.
    ContributionsNigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers. Annual General Meeting, Federal University of Technology, Yola
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS760.N58 N525 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxli, 357 p. :
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25371599M
    ISBN 1007948387
    LC Control Number2011478751

      MDG 8: Develop a global partnership for development. 3. This First Country Report on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) captures India's achievements, challenges and policies with reference to the goals and targets and reveals that there have been substantial improvements in the lives of people of the countries over the years. The Millennium Development Goals are the world’s timely-destined and quantified goals for addressing extreme deficiency in its many aspects, such as poverty, hunger, income, disease, inadequate shelter, and exclusion, while encouraging equality in education, gender, and environmental sustainability. Agricultural engineering and the challenges of the millennium development goals: proceedings of the 8th International conference and 29th annual general meeting of the Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers, Yola, by Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers (Book).


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