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SUNS # 8948 Wednesday 17 July 2019

Climate : GCF Board discusses its first performance review   (Prerna Bomzan, Kathmandu) (PRIV)
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The Board of the UNFCCC's Green Climate Fund (GCF) discussed the Fund's first performance review at its 23rd meeting in Songdo, South Korea which took place on 6-9 July.

Opinion : Facebook and friends threaten to "Libralize" the world   (IPS, Sydney/Kuala Lumpur) (PRIV)
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Sydney/Kuala Lumpur, 16 Jul (IPS/Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram*) -- On 17 June, a Facebook white paper proposed a new global digital currency it plans to launch in the first half of 2020.

Asia-Pacific : The fight to end violence against women   (IPS, New York) (PRIV)
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Parliamentarians met in Laos last week to discuss violence against women and girls.

Opinion : How NGOs in rich countries control their counterparts in South   (IPS, Nairobi) (PRIV)
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Many NGOs around the world are fighting inequality between the rich and the poor, between the policies that make rich countries richer, and poor countries poorer.

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