Understanding teenage pregnancy in the Republic of the Marshall Islands
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Understanding teenage pregnancy in the Republic of the Marshall Islands by Tauki K. Reimers

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Published by UNFPA Office for the Pacific in Suva, Fiji .
Written in English


  • Teenage pregnancy -- Marshall Islands

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Edition Notes

StatementTauki K. Reimers and Youth to Youth in Health, Inc.
ContributionsUnited Nations Population Fund. Office for the Pacific., Youth to Youth in Health (Organization)
LC ClassificationsRG556.5 .R45 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24093665M
ISBN 109825200170
ISBN 109789825200178
LC Control Number2008426957

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