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SUNS # 9788 Wednesday 24 May 2023

Trade : G7 remains silent on tangible target for loss & damage, CBDR (PRIV)
(D. Ravi Kanth, Geneva)
The Group of Seven (G7) industrialized countries on 20 May failed to set a tangible target or the quantum of funds they will provide for addressing the "loss and damage" suffered by developing an d vulnerable countries due to climate change.

Finance : G7 owes the poor $13 trillion in unmet pledges (PRIV)
(IPS, Rome)
Two shocking findings have just been revealed: the G7 countries owe low- and middle-income countries a huge 13.3 trillion USD in unpaid aid and funding for climate action, at a time when o ne billion people now face cholera risk, precisely because of the staggering r eduction and even non- payment of committed assistance.

Sudan : Global community must move fast to protect children (PRIV)
(IPS, Nairobi/New York)
As unprecedentedly fierce armed battles play out on the streets of Khartoum, more than 600 people are dead, thousands injured, and over 1 million displaced.

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