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U.N. Report on Guatemala Highlights Contrasts in Development

ISSN:1089-1560
LADB Article ID: 54686
Category/Department: Guatemala
Date: 1998-07-16
By: LADB Staff

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Guatemala published its first in-depth report June 26 on national development. Coordinator of the Sistema de Naciones Unidas para Guatemala Lars Franklin stressed that the 240-page report, entitled Contrasts in Human Development, was not "a policy document but a photograph or X-ray of Guatemala [intended] to deepen debate on diverse issues of development [and] contribute to consensus on the issues of transition towards a democratic Guatemala, in peace, and without poverty."

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