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Ghana"s children

Ghana National Commission on Children.

Ghana"s children

country report, 1997

by Ghana National Commission on Children.

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Published by The Commission in [Accra] .
Written in English

  • Ghana.,
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Child welfare -- Ghana.,
    • Children -- Health and hygiene -- Ghana.,
    • Children -- Ghana -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 40).

      StatementGhana National Commission on Children.
      LC ClassificationsHV801.G42 G48 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 42 p. :
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL144659M
      LC Control Number99889696

      IE is based on the value system which holds that all persons who attend an educational institution are entitled to equitable access to quality teaching and learning, and which transcends the idea of physical location but incorporate the basic values that promote participation, friendship and interaction1.

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