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SUNS # 8635 Tuesday 6 March 2018
 
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Climate : GCF Board agrees on replenishment process (PRIV)
(Indrajit Bose, Songdo)
The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) agreed on a process for the replenishment of its resources after much wrangling.

Rights : Women peace laureates condemn inaction on Rohingya "genocide" (PRIV)
(IPS, Dhaka)
Nobel Laureates Mairead Maguire, Shirin Ebadi and Tawakkol Karman met with more than 100 women refugees in camps in the coastal Cox's Bazar region of Bangladesh this week, as well as travelling to the "no man's land" where thousands of Rohingya have been stranded between Myanmar and Bangladesh.

Rights : "I am a migrant and I work in Rome" (PRIV)
(IPS, Rome)
Mika, age 35, arrived in Italy five years ago from Bangladesh, and actually came to Rome on a flight in search of work for a better life.

DRC : A crisis the world can no longer afford to ignore (PRIV)
(IPS, Kikwit)
The numbers are hard to fathom. Nearly two million people driven from their homes in 2017 alone.


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