SUNS - South North Development Monitor
     INDEX        ARCHIVE        SEARCH        FROM GATT TO THE WTO        ABOUT
SUNS # 9687 Friday 11 November 2022
 
  Contents  

COP 27 : Adaptation fund pledges unfulfilled, say developing countries (PRIV)
(TWN, Sharm el-Sheikh)
Developing countries expressed strong concerns over the unfulfilled pledges of developed countries to the Adaptation Fund (AF) during informal consultations convened on the agenda item on the report of the Adaptation Fund Board on 9 Nov. under the ongoing climate talks in Sharm e-Sheikh, Egypt.

El Salvador : Solar power brings water to families in former war zones (PRIV)
(IPS, Suchitoto)
The need for potable water led several rural settlements in El Salvador, at the end of the 12-year civil war in 1992, to rebuild what was destroyed and to innovate with technologies that at the time seemed unattainable, but which now benefit hundreds of families.

Opinion : World population after 8 billion (PRIV)
(IPS, Portland)
Contrary to the often-cited hype and nonsense of some celebrities reported in the news media, the world's population of 8,000,000,000 human beings is not going to collapse any time soon.

Health : Younger generation needed in efforts to change leprosy perceptions (PRIV)
(IPS, Nairobi)
Deep-rooted discrimination against persons affected by leprosy or Hansen's Disease has marginalized individuals and communities.


  About   Publisher: Third World Network, 131 Jalan Macalister, 10400 penang, malaysia
Chakravarthi Raghavan (1925-2021), (Chief Editor, 1984-2005), (Editor Emeritus, 2005-2021).
Editor: kanaga raja, rm S.200-8, 8-14 Avenue de la Paix, ch-1211 geneva 10, switzerland; tel:(4122) 7344274, fax 7401672; email: sunstwn@bluewin.ch
Advisory board: rajiv kumar chander, triyono wibowo
As a non-profit service, subscriptions are intended to cover or contribute to costs of operations. terms and special conditions: information available from publisher.

   

[c] 2021, SUNS - All rights reserved. May not be reproduced, reprinted or posted to any system or service without specific permission from SUNS. This limitation includes incorporation into a database, distribution via Usenet News, bulletin board systems, mailing lists, print media or broadcast. For information about reproduction or multi-user subscriptions please contact <sunstwn@bluewin.ch>