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Global gathering will debate UN reforms for overseas workers

Legislators from the Philippines and almost 140 other countries will discuss the outline of a planned United Nations compact on migrants and refugees at a five-day gathering which starts in Geneva today. The Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly, scheduled to run until March 28, will be attended by about 740 members of government representing 6.5 billion people. […]