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SUNS # 9688 Monday 14 November 2022

UN : Global food import bill to reach all-time high of nearly $2 trillion (PRIV)
(Kanaga Raja, Geneva)
Higher international food prices are set to lift the global food import bill to an all-time high of USD 1.94 trillion in 2022, higher than previously expected, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has said.

COP 27 : Need for framework on global goal on adaptation, says South (PRIV)
(Prerna Bomzan, Sharm el-Sheikh)
Developing countries made a firm call for the establishment of a framework on the global goal on adaptation (GGA) as a substantive outcome at the ongoing negotiations under the Glasgow-Sharm el-Sheikh work programme on the GGA.

Rights : Lessons from Rome - weaving peace is a polyphonic dialogue (PRIV)
(IPS, Rome)
Arms are raised, stretched out towards the sky, holding white cards with the word "peace" written in different languages.

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