The leaders of the G20 countries head to Osaka this week for their annual summit. United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will address them before traveling to Abu Dhabi to finalize the arrangements for September’s UN Climate Action Summit. These meetings should set the world on course for the fastest economic transition in history. Yet both are likely to deliver incremental action, at best. By Johan Rockström
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Results for G20
Thursday 8 September 2016
The G20 Summit held in Hangzhou, China, has for the first time put the issue of development front and center of the global macro policy framework. In addition, a great breakthrough addressing climate change was witnessed. The Summit concluded with solutions that addresses both the symptoms and root causes of the global economic problems.
Thursday 17 July 2014
The World Bank Group today, 17 July launched a $30 million program to help developing countries reduce costs and improve speed and efficiency of trade at their borders by simplifying their customs procedures.
Wednesday 22 May 2013
The Commonwealth is encouraging the G20 group of the world’s major economies to ensure that it protects and supports the development of smaller economies.