G20

G20 YEA Saudi Virtual Summit 2020 concludes with call to harness potential of entrepreneurs for sustainable and inclusive growth

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 11:49pm

The summit ran from the 29th till the 30th of October, under the theme 'Entrepreneurship is a Source of Innovation and Resilience.'

Key Points: 
  • The summit ran from the 29th till the 30th of October, under the theme 'Entrepreneurship is a Source of Innovation and Resilience.'
  • Prince Fahad bin Mansour bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Chair of G20 YEA Saudi 2020 Summit.
  • It is in this light that the G20 YEA Summit Committee issued the following five recommendations for G20 Leaders and their governments.
  • The virtual summit kicked off with the handover of the chairmanship from Japan to the incoming G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance and KSA Summit Chair H.R.H.

G20 YEA Saudi Virtual Summit 2020 concludes with call to harness potential of entrepreneurs for sustainable and inclusive growth

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 11:39pm

The summit ran from the 29th till the 30th of October, under the theme 'Entrepreneurship is a Source of Innovation and Resilience.'

Key Points: 
  • The summit ran from the 29th till the 30th of October, under the theme 'Entrepreneurship is a Source of Innovation and Resilience.'
  • Prince Fahad bin Mansour bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Chair of G20 YEA Saudi 2020 Summit.
  • It is in this light that the G20 YEA Summit Committee issued the following five recommendations for G20 Leaders and their governments.
  • The virtual summit kicked off with the handover of the chairmanship from Japan to the incoming G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance and KSA Summit Chair H.R.H.

G20 Promotes the Circular Carbon Economy (CCE)

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 3:27pm

RIYADH,Saudi Arabia, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In their ministerial meeting on 27-28 September 2020, the G20 Energy Ministers have agreed on a communiqu where they endorsed the Circular Carbon Economy Platform as a tool to manage emissions and foster access to energy.

Key Points: 
  • RIYADH,Saudi Arabia, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In their ministerial meeting on 27-28 September 2020, the G20 Energy Ministers have agreed on a communiqu where they endorsed the Circular Carbon Economy Platform as a tool to manage emissions and foster access to energy.
  • G20 Energy Ministers have acknowledged the Circular Carbon Economy (CCE) approach as a holistic, integrated, inclusive, and pragmatic approach to managing emissions that aims to provide new pathways towards economic growth.
  • "Building upon previous comments made by the G20 Energy Ministers in past Presidencies, we endorse the Circular Carbon Economy (CCE) Platform and its '4Rs' framework (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Remove) while acknowledging and recognizing the key importance of reducing greenhouse gas emissions," declared the G20 Energy Ministers after their second meeting this year.
  • Further information about the G20, including the Presidency Agenda and full program of events, can be found at www.g20.org .

G20 Promotes the Circular Carbon Economy (CCE)

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 3:23pm

RIYADH,Saudi Arabia, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In their ministerial meeting on 27-28 September 2020, the G20 Energy Ministers have agreed on a communiqu where they endorsed the Circular Carbon Economy Platform as a tool to manage emissions and foster access to energy.

Key Points: 
  • RIYADH,Saudi Arabia, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In their ministerial meeting on 27-28 September 2020, the G20 Energy Ministers have agreed on a communiqu where they endorsed the Circular Carbon Economy Platform as a tool to manage emissions and foster access to energy.
  • G20 Energy Ministers have acknowledged the Circular Carbon Economy (CCE) approach as a holistic, integrated, inclusive, and pragmatic approach to managing emissions that aims to provide new pathways towards economic growth.
  • "Building upon previous comments made by the G20 Energy Ministers in past Presidencies, we endorse the Circular Carbon Economy (CCE) Platform and its '4Rs' framework (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Remove) while acknowledging and recognizing the key importance of reducing greenhouse gas emissions," declared the G20 Energy Ministers after their second meeting this year.
  • Further information about the G20, including the Presidency Agenda and full program of events, can be found at www.g20.org .

T20 think tanks ramp up engagement during pandemic and call for G20 leaders to use COVID-19 as an opportunity to 'build back better'

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 9:00am

T20, the research and policy advice network of the Group of 20 (G20), kicked off its T20 Summit Season in September 2020.

Key Points: 
  • T20, the research and policy advice network of the Group of 20 (G20), kicked off its T20 Summit Season in September 2020.
  • More than 150 institutions and think tanks and over 550 attendees from 65 countries participated in the T20 Inception Conference, and participation has continued to grow despite the pandemic.
  • Among these engagement groups is the Think20 (T20), which is responsible for connecting and collaborating with regional and international think tanks.
  • The T20 is an engagement group that contributes to the G20 by:
    The T20 produces a communique that incorporates the recommendations of the T20 task forces.

T20 think tanks ramp up engagement during pandemic and call for G20 leaders to use COVID-19 as an opportunity to 'build back better'

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 9:00am

T20, the research and policy advice network of the Group of 20 (G20), kicked off its T20 Summit Season in September 2020.

Key Points: 
  • T20, the research and policy advice network of the Group of 20 (G20), kicked off its T20 Summit Season in September 2020.
  • More than 150 institutions and think tanks and over 550 attendees from 65 countries participated in the T20 Inception Conference, and participation has continued to grow despite the pandemic.
  • Among these engagement groups is the Think20 (T20), which is responsible for connecting and collaborating with regional and international think tanks.
  • The T20 is an engagement group that contributes to the G20 by:
    The T20 produces a communique that incorporates the recommendations of the T20 task forces.

Global Business Community Issues Urgent Call to Action to G20

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 8:31pm

"This year was like no other in B20 history due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • "This year was like no other in B20 history due to the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Further information on B20 Saudi Arabia:
    The Business Twenty (B20) is the official G20 dialogue with the business community.
  • As the voice of the private sector to the G20, it represents the global business community across all G20 members and all economic sectors.
  • The B20 supports the G20 through specific policy recommendations, the consolidated representation of business interests and economic expertise.

Global Business Community Issues Urgent Call to Action to G20

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 8:20pm

"This year was like no other in B20 history due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • "This year was like no other in B20 history due to the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Further information on B20 Saudi Arabia:
    The Business Twenty (B20) is the official G20 dialogue with the business community.
  • As the voice of the private sector to the G20, it represents the global business community across all G20 members and all economic sectors.
  • The B20 supports the G20 through specific policy recommendations, the consolidated representation of business interests and economic expertise.

Women 20 (W20) Challenges G20 Leaders to Close the Gap Between Imagination and Reality on Women’s Equality

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 5:01pm

Women 20 (W20), the womens engagement group to the G20, challenged G20 leaders to live up to their promises of the past and make womens economic equality a reality.

Key Points: 
  • Women 20 (W20), the womens engagement group to the G20, challenged G20 leaders to live up to their promises of the past and make womens economic equality a reality.
  • Dr. Majid Alqassabi, Minister of Commerce, Chair of G20 Trade and Investment, representing the Presidency of the G20.
  • The pandemic provides an opportunity for G20 leaders to reset G20 economies based on the full and equitable participation of women.
  • Unless urgent action is taken, the pandemic will continue to exacerbate gender inequalities, expose vulnerabilities, and roll back gains made on womens equality.

Featuring Over 2,000 Participants from 90 Countries, Seventh Annual G20 Interfaith Forum Concludes with Strong Focus on COVID, Inequalities and Climate Change

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 5:41pm

The G20 Interfaith Forum seeks global solutions through a dynamic collaboration with leaders from multireligious networks and political representatives.

Key Points: 
  • The G20 Interfaith Forum seeks global solutions through a dynamic collaboration with leaders from multireligious networks and political representatives.
  • Formal recommendations resulting from the G20 Interfaith Forum deliberations will be shared with G20 leadership in the coming weeks.
  • As the G20 Interfaith Forum Association looks toward its 2021 meetings in Italy, leaders are recommending that the G20 Interfaith Forum become an official Engagement Group.
  • The G20 Interfaith Forum seeks global solutions by collaborating with religious thought leaders and political representatives.