by Kenya Section of International Commission of Jurists, Centre for Minority Rights Development, World Organisation Against Torture in [Nairobi], Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Other titles||Kenya :|
|Contributions||International Commission of Jurists (1952- ). Kenya Section., Cemiride (Organization), World Organisation Against Torture.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 80 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||80|
|LC Control Number||2009333371|
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