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SUNS # 8927 Tuesday 18 June 2019
 
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Trade : ACP alarmed over attempts to deny right to table texts on fisheries   (D. Ravi Kanth, Geneva) (PRIV)
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Members of the ACP (Africa, Caribbean, and Pacific) group raised the alarm, at the WTO's Doha rules negotiating body meeting on fisheries subsidies last week, over alleged attempts to deny them their "sovereign" rights for putting textural proposals on the table if they contradict texts submitted before them.

Climate : The talks in Bonn - what to expect   (Meena Raman, Bonn) (PRIV)
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As students, youth and environmental activists around the world staged recent protests and continue to do so demanding for urgent and greater climate action on the part of governments in combatting climate change, Parties under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the Kyoto Protocol (KP) and the Paris Agreement (PA) will meet at the usual intersessional meeting which takes place from 17-27 June 2019 in Bonn, Germany.

United Nations : Cities of light are providing safe havens to refugees   (IPS, New York) (PRIV)
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While cities around the world have been providing safe havens to refugees, a few US cities in the Upstate New York region have been integrating refugees and asylum-seekers into their communities.

Colombia : Dignity and strength for Venezuelan refugees & migrants   (IPS, Cucuta) (PRIV)
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Not long ago, 15-year-old Nelsmar attended a middle-class school in central Venezuela.


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