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Malnutrition and conflict in East Africa: the impacts of resource variability on human security

Bibliographic reference Rowhani, Pedram ; Degomme, Olivier ; Guha-Sapir, Debarati ; Lambin, Eric. Malnutrition and conflict in East Africa: the impacts of resource variability on human security. In: Climatic Change : an interdisciplinary, international journal devoted to the description, causes and implications of climatic change, Vol. 105, no.1-2, p. 207-222 (2010)
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