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Kenya - Poverty and Inequality Assessment : Executive Summary and Synthesis Report

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    Paper provided by The World Bank in its series World Bank Other Operational Studies with number 3081.

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    Handle: RePEc:wbk:wboper:3081

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    Keywords: Health; Nutrition and Population - Population Policies Poverty Reduction - Rural Poverty Reduction Finance and Financial Sector Development - Access to Finance Health; Nutrition and Population;

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