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Towards a knowledge based economy strategic plan, 2008-2012 by Kenya. Ministry of Information and Communications

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Published by Ministry of Information and Communications in [Nairobi] .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 89).

LC ClassificationsHC865.Z9 I558 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 89 p. :
Number of Pages89
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Open LibraryOL24477236M
LC Control Number2009333522

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