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The Ghana Trades Union Congress sixty years of promoting workers" rights by Akua O. Britwum

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Published by Ghana Trade Unions Congress in [Accra] .
Written in English


  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Ghana,
  • Labor unions -- Ghana -- History,
  • Labor -- Ghana -- History

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-170).

Other titlesSixty years of promoting workers" rights
StatementAkua O. Britwum.
ContributionsGhana Trades Union Congress.
LC ClassificationsHD6886 .B74 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 170 p. :
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24119481M
ISBN 109789988099015
LC Control Number2009349578

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