3 edition of Sustainable transportation : the Canadian context = found in the catalog.
Sustainable transportation : the Canadian context =
|Statement||a Canadian contribution to the dialogue at the Ninth Session of the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development, April 16 to 27, 2001 = Une contribution canadienne au dialogue qui se tiendra durant la neuvième session de la Commission du développement durable des Nations Unies, du 16 au 27 avril 2001.|
|Series||Sustainable development in Canada monograph series = Collection de monographies sur le développement durable au Canada -- monograph no. 15|
|Contributions||Canada. Transport Canada., United Nations. Commission on Sustainable Development., Canada. Transports Canada., Nations Unies. Commission du développement durable.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 24, 24, vi p. :|
|Number of Pages||24|
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