G20 Civil Summit 2013 | Vote for the Final C20 Recommendations
G8/G20 and Civil Society News
For the first time in the G20 history civil society representatives had an opportunity to discuss their proposals with Sherpas, receive feedback and therefore influence the G20 decision-making process.
The report and recommendations to G20 focused on surmounting the risks originating from growing income inequality have been initiated by the Civil20 in the run up to the St. Petersburg G20 summit to be held on September 5-6, 2013.
Civil20 Process of gathering the recommendations from global civil society to the G20 comes to final.
What is G20 and Civil G20?
The Group of Twenty (G-20) Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors was established in 1999 to bring together systemically important industrialized and developing economies to discuss key issues in the global economy. The inaugural meeting of the G-20 took place in Berlin, on December 15-16, 1999, hosted by German and Canadian finance ministers. G8/G20 Sherpa List
Civil G20 is a meeting for policy dialogue between the Political Leaders of G20 countries and representatives of civil society organizations working on the issues related to the agenda of G20 Summit. The goal of Civil G20 meeting is to facilitate exchange of ideas and opinions about the agenda of the G20 Summit and discuss pertinent issues which are of relevance to civil society with a view to making substantive contributions to policy formulation based on the civil society assessment of the main agenda and issues of the G20 Summit.