Evaluation of department"s annual reports as an accountability mechanism by South Africa. Public Service Commission.

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  • Government report writing -- South Africa.

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Other titlesPublic Service Commission evaluation of annual reports as an accountability mechanism
StatementPublic Service Commission.
LC ClassificationsJQ1931 .S66 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 60, 6 p. ;
Number of Pages60
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Open LibraryOL6893361M
ISBN 100621298662
LC Control Number00690116

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