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SUNS # 8959 Friday 2 August 2019

United Nations : Opportunities and risks in digitalization of maritime transport   (Kanaga Raja, Geneva) (PRIV)
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Digitalization of international maritime transport can help optimize existing processes, create new business opportunities and transform supply chains and the geography of trade, but it also entails risks and potential costs to maritime actors in developing countries.

Opinion : The precipitous barbarisation of our times   (IPS, Rome) (PRIV)
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When all is said and done, it appears that Thomas Hobbes, the 17th century English philosopher who had a dire vision of man, was not totally wrong.

Opinion : Social norms & women's access to financial services   (IPS, Washington DC) (PRIV)
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How do financial services providers (FSPs) shape gender norms that restrict or expand women's access to financial services?

Opinion : Community action a critical weapon in the war on terror   (IPS, Nairobi) (PRIV)
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During the egregious Dusit attack, Kenya demonstrated remarkable resilience, solidarity and stood firm against the terrorists.

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