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Group o Twenty (G20)
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  Member kintras in the G20
  Members o the European Union nae individually representit
  2016 guest naitions
Formation 1999
2008 (Heids o State/Heids o Govrenment Summits)
Purpose Bring thegither seestemically important industrialised an developin economies tae discuss key issues in the global economy.[1]
Membership
Chairperson
Germany Angela Merkel (2017)
Argentinae Mauricio Macri (2018)
Staff
None[2]
Wabsteid g20.org

The G20 (or G-20 or Group o Twenty) is an internaitional forum for the govrenments an central bank govrenors frae 20 major economies. It wis foondit in 1999 wi the aim o studyin, reviewin, an promotin heich-level discussion o policy issues pertainin tae the promotion o internaitional financial stability.[3] It seeks tae address issues that gang beyond the responsibilities o ony ane organisation.[3] The G20 heids o govrenment or heids o state hae periodically conferred at summits syne thair ineetial meetin in 2008, an the group an aa hosts separate meetins o finance meenisters an central bank govrenors.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "FAQ #5: What are the criteria for G-20 membership?". G20.org. Retrieved 21 Februar 2013.
  2. "G20 Members". G20.org. Retrieved 15 Januar 2014. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "G20 Finance Ministers Committed to Sustainable Development". IPS News. Retrieved 4 December 2015.