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Chair's summary of the G20 trade ministers' meeting, Sydney, July 19, 2014

G20 trade ministers' press conference, Sydney, July 19, 2014

Honourable Andrew Robb's opening remarks at the trade ministers' meeting, Sydney, July 19, 2014

Prime Minister Tony Abbott addresses the B20 summit, Sydney, July 17, 2014

Civil 20, Melbourne, June 20-21, 2014

Communiqué of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors, Washington DC, April 11, 2014

Statement by Joe Hockey on the conclusion of the G20 finance minsterial, Washington DC, April 11, 2014

Agenda of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting, Washington DC, April 10-11, 2014

BRICS foreign ministers statement refers to G20 Brisbane Summit, March 24, 2014

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors communiqué, February 23, 2014

Australian treasurer Joe Hockey's address to the Lowy Institute, February 6, 2014

Australian PM Tony Abbott's address to Davos, January 23, 2014

Australia assumes G20 presidency, December 1, 2014

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting communiqué, October 11, 2013

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting, Washington DC, October 10-11, 2013

Joint Statement on Syria, September 6, 2013

G20 Leaders' Declaration, St. Petersburg, September 6, 2013

St. Petersburg Action Plan, September 6, 2013

G20 5th Anniversary Vision Statement, September 6, 2013

Advancing Transparency in Regional Trade Agreements, September 6, 2013

G20 Roadmap Towards Strengthened Oversight and Regulation of Shadow Banking, September 6, 2013

Tax Annex to the Saint Petersburg G20 Leaders Declaration, September 5, 2013

St Petersburg Accountability Report on G20 Development Commitments, August 28, 2013

Communiqué of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors, Moscow, July 20, 2013

Communiqué of the G20 labour and employment and finance ministers, Moscow, July 19, 2013

Communiqué of the G20 labour and employment ministers, Moscow, July 19, 2013

Communiqué of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors, Washington DC, April 19, 2013

G20 Speakers' Consultation, Mexico City, April 4-5, 2013

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in 2014: February 21-23, Sydney, Australia

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting, Moscow, February 15-16, 2013: Communiqué

The Russian Presidency of the G20: Outline

Scheduled events under the Russian presidency, as of December 1, 2012

Vladimir Putin's address on Russia assuming the G20 presidency, December 1, 2012

Russia assumes presidency of the G20, December 1, 2012

G20 finance ministers and central bankers to meet in Moscow, February 15-16, 2013

G20 finance ministers and central bankers communiqué, November 5, 2012

Russia to host G20 summit in St. Petersburg in September 5-6, 2013

United States cancels meeting of Agricultural Market Information System (AMIS), October 4, 2012

Australia to host G20 summit in Brisbane on November 15-16, 2014

G20 finance ministers statement on European Union Summit, June 29, 2012

G20 Los Cabos declaration, action plan and commitments, June 19, 2012 [también in español]

G7 finance ministers issue statement on Greece, June 17, 2012

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors final communiqué, Washington, April 19-20, 2012

Joint statement by G20 and International Monetary and Finance Committee on IMF Resources, April 20, 2012

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors communiqué, February 26, 2012

G20 foreign ministers meeting, Mexico, February 18-20, 2012

Felipe Calderón — Stand Alone, Global Economic Crisis: Role and Challenges of the G20, Davis, January 26, 2012 [Español]

Mexico's discussion paper for Los Cabos Summit / Documento de discusión de la Presidencia Mexicana

Mexico's priorities for the Los Cabos Summit / Prioridades de la Presidencia Mexicana

Felipe Calderón: Current Challenges for Global Economic Growth / Los Retos Actuales para el Crecimiento Económico Mundial

Documents from the Cannes Summit, November 4, 2011

Joint B20 and L20 statement, November 4, 2011

Young Entrepreneurs G20 communiqué, November 2, 2011

Cannes Final Declaration: Building a Common Future / Déclaration finale de Cannes: bâtir un avenir commun, November 4, 2011

Cannes Action Plan for Growth and Jobs / Plan d’action de Cannes pour la Croissance et l'Emploi, November 4, 2011

Final communiqué from the Cannes Summit / Communiqué: Sommet des chefs d'État et de gouvernement du G20, November 4, 2011

Official draft programme of the Cannes Summit [English] [Français]

G20 finance ministers communiqué, October 15, 2011 [English] [Français]

G20 labour ministers conclusions, September 27, 2011 [English] [Français]

G20 development communiqué and action plan, Washington DC, September 23 [English] [Français]

G20 finance communiqué, Washington DC, September 22, 2011 [English] [Français]

Statement by G20 finance ministers and central bank governors, August 8, 2011 / Communiqué des ministres des finances et banquiers centrales du pays du G20, 8 août 2011

G20 Plan of Action on Food Price Volatility / G20 Plan d'action sur la volatilité des prix alimentaire et sur l'agriculture, June 23, 2011, Paris

G20 finance communiqué, April 15, 2011 [English]

Press dossier prepared for the G20 finance ministerial, Washington DC, April 14-15, 2011 [Français]

Speech by Nicolas Sarkozy at the G20 seminar on reform of the international monetary system, Nanking, China, March 31, 2011 [English] [Français]

G20 energy and finance ministers to meet in March or April 2011

G20 finance communiqué, February 19, 2011 [English] [Français]

Speech by Nicolas Sarkozy at the G20 finance ministerial, February 18 2011 [en français]

France issues invitations to the Cannes Summit, February 12, 2011

2011 G20 finance ministerials will be held in France on February 18-19, April 14, September 23 and October 16

G20 agriculture ministers to meet for first time: May 24-25, 2011

G20 labour and employment ministers meeting, September 25-27, 2011

Press conference by Nicolas Sarkozy with presentation on G20 and G8 summits, Paris, January 24, 2011 [Dossier en français]

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting, Paris, February 18-19, 2011; deputies meeting , February 17-18, 2011

G20 leaders declaration and supporting documents, Seoul, November 12, 2010

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors communiqué, Gyeongju, Korea, October 23, 2010

Final declaration of the Toronto Summit, June 26, 2010 [now also in Chinese]

G20 speakers consultation, Ottawa, September 2-5, 2010 (presiding officers of the upper and unicameral houses)

 

Brisbane Summit, November 15-16, 2014
Documents and Statements | Official summit website | Brisbane 2014 Host City

Summits, Ministerial Meetings and Engagement Groups
Summits | Finance ministers and central bankers | Other ministerial meetings | B20

About the G20
Members | Other Official Publications
What Is the G20? (by the G20 Research Group)
Backgrounder (by the Department of Finance of Canada, 2000)
The Group of Twenty: A History (produced by the G20, 2008)

G20 Websites
Official G20 Website |  International Monetary Fund's Principal Global Indicators

Research and Resources by the G20 Research Group
Analysis |  Compliance Reports |  Bibliography |  Fact Sheets (combined with G8 Research Group) |  Newsdesk Publications |  Conferences and Events | Civil 20 Proposals

About the G20 Research Group | G20 Research Group Photo Album

Related Summits
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Partners and Other Institutions
International Organisations Research Institute at the National Research University Higher School of Economics | G20 Research Center at the Shanghai International Studies University | Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China | Griffith University
Lowy Institute's G20 Studies Centre | Bruegel's G20 Monitor | Heinrich Böll Foundation's G20 Updates and other G20-related resources
B20 Australia | Civil 20
G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance

What's New
in G20 Research

Follow the G20 Research Group on Twitter @g20rg

2013 St Petersburg Summit Interim Compliance Report now available

István Taróssy on G20 Governance for a Globalized World in The Round Table

John Kirton at the 2014 G20 YEA — Identifying the Problems: Government, Taxation and Regulation in SMEs and Australia's G20 Priorities

G20 ministers just overcome the old trade barriers: John Kirton at Griffith University

John Kirton: Building Food Security and Business Opportunity Together, July 17, 2014

John Kirton: Adaptability and Accountability in Human Capital for the Future, July 17, 2014

John Kirton: Reaching out to Business and Beyond to Make the Brisbane G20 Summit a Success, July 17, 2014

John Kirton: A Business Boost for Brisbane's Summit from the B20's Strong Sydney Start, July 16, 2014

B20 briefing with Richard Goyder and Robert Milliner, Sydney, July 16, 2014

Marek Rewizorski on The Political Playground: The St. Petersburg Summit in the Polish Media, July 14, 2014

Assessing National Integrity Systems in the G20 and Beyond, a workshop with Transparency International at Griffith University in Brisbane

Griffith University and the Lowy Institute: The G20 and Development, May 5, 2014

Think20 2014: Progress Report on Australia's G20 Presidency, from the Lowy Institute for International Policy, with contributions from John Kirton, Barry Carin, Guven Sak, Andrés Rozental, and more

Kirton, Kulik, Bracht and Guebert: Connecting Climate Change and Health through Global Summitry, World Health and Medical Policy, March 2014

Third ICC G20 Scorecard published

Now available! Peter I. Hajnal's The G20: Evolution, Interrelationships, Documentation, from Ashgate

Enjoy one month of free digital access to Global Financial Crisis: Global Impact and Solutions, edited by Paolo Savona, John J. Kirton and Chiara Oldani, by subscribing to Ashgate by February 24, 2014.

John Ravenhill: Australia and the G20 –  A Non-Official Perspective, presentation to conference on G8 and G20 Summitry, January 10, 2014

Michael Wilson: G20 Economic Governance, presentation to conference on G8 and G20 Summitry, January 10, 2014

Sylvia Ostry: The Making of Summitry, Canadian International Council, January 10, 2014

John Kirton: Explaining G20 Success, Brisbane, December 17, 2013

John Kirton: Making the G20 Work for Brisbane, Business and the World, Brisbane, December 17, 2013

John Kirton in the People's Daily: A Changing China's Contribution to World Growth [English] [Chinese]

Think20 policy recommendations for the Brisbane G20 Summit

OECD launches G20 microsite

John Kirton: A Summit of Very Substantial Success: G20 Governance of the Global Economy and Security at St. Petersburg, September 6, 2013

John Kirton and Julia Kulik: A Summit Worth Watching, September 5, 2013

John Kirton: A Summit of Substantial Success — Prospects for the St. Petersburg Summit

John Kirton: The Syrian Shock to the St. Petersburg G20 Summit

2012 Los Cabos Final Compliance Report, September 4, 2013

Now available! Russia's G20 Summit: St Petersburg 2013, with contributions from Vladimir Putin, Enrique Peña Nio, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Jacob Zuma, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and more, including special feature by Stephen Harper

Audio: Experts' Vision of the Significance of the G20, G8 and BRICS for Russia, with Marina Larionova, John Kirton, Mark Rakhmangulov and Sergey Drobinsky

Caroline Bracht: Comparison of G20 Compliance Data, 2008-12

Pre-Summit Conference: G20 Partnership for Growth and Jobs, Moscow, August 29, 2013 — presentations

John Kirton: Canada Set to Score a Substantial Success at the G20's St. Petersburg Summit

G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance and Ernst & Young: Avoiding a Lost Generation

John Kirton and Dilbar Sadykova: Russia's Contribution to G20 Summitry

G20 Plans and Preparations for the St. Petersburg Summit: August 25/13

Marina Larionova and Andrey Shelepov: Reinvigorating Growth Potential: Priorities for the Central Bank of Russia

Lowy Institute: Development and the G20

Zhu Jiejin: Institutionalization of the G20

John Kirton on G20 governance: Ashgate publishing blog

Civil 20 Proposals for Strong, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth

G20-B20 Dialogue Efficiency Task Force report

John Kirton: G20-G8 Partnership in Global Economic Governance

John Kirton: Winning Together – Advanced Countries' Approach to G20 Governance

John Kirton: A Meeting of Minimum Successs – The April 2013 Meeting of G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors

Chiara Oldani: Derivati ed energia: la gestione dei nuovi rischi globali

G20 Governance for a Globalized World, by John Kirton — now available from Ashgate Publishing

John Kirton, Julia Kulik and Caroline Bracht: Canada's Compliance with the G20’s Los Cabos Business Commitments to October 2012

John Kirton, Caroline Bracht and Leanne Rasmussen: Implementing the G20 Seoul Development and Employment Commitments

Y.K. Alagh, Dev Nathan, A.N. Sharma, Preet Rustagi and Sudha Shrodria: The G20, the Seoul Development Consensus and India

Isabel Studer and Talia Contreras: Assessing the Seoul Summit Development Commitments – Case Study Mexico

Mapping G20 Decisions Implementation: How G20 Is Delivering on the Decisions Made, by HSE IORI and the G20 Research Group

John Kirton: Strengthening Global and Regional Macroeconomic Growth – G20 Performance and Prospects

John Kirton: Prospects for the G20's Brisbane Summit 2014 (listen to the podcast here)

John Kirton: Democratizing G20 Governance – Performance and Possibilities

John Kirton: The G20's Global Governance – Working for the World

John Kirton: How the G20 Has Escaped Diminishing Returns

Julia Kulik: Where Were the Women at Los Cabos?

Lee Dong-hwi: Challenges for the G20 after the Mexican Summit

Marina Larionova: From the Mexican to the Russian G20 Presidency

Adriana Labardini: The Banking System: For Whom and For What Purpose?

Homi Kharas and Domenico Lombardi: The Group of Twenty – Origins, Prospects and Challenges for Global Governance

Lida Preyma: Financial Markets — Something Significant or Status Quo?

John Kirton: Academics, Analysis and Accountability – Contributions to G20 Governance

Mabruk Kabir: G20 Poicy on Financial Inclusion

Tristen Naylor: Civil Society Inclusion in the G20

John Kirton and Julia Kulik: The Shortcomings of the G20 Los Cabos Summit

2011 Cannes Final Compliance Report now available (referred to as a league table by UK prime minister David Cameron)

John Kirton and Julia Kulik: Los Cabos is A Summit of Significant Success

Julia Kulik: Where Are the Women at G20 Summits?

John Kirton: The Los Cabos Summit's Strong Start

Andrew F. Cooper: The G20 as a Global Focus Group

John Kirton and Caroline Bracht: The BRICS Big Boost for the G20 Los Cabos Summit Success

John Kirton, Julia Kulik and Leanne Rasmussen: A Firm Foundation for Los Cabos – G20 Summit Performance, 2008-11

John Kirton: G7 as First Responder to Financial Crises, on eve of G20 summit

2011 Cannes Final Compliance Report now available

Jay Naidoo: Improving nutrition for Africa’s food security

José Graziano da Silva: Feeding the world

Lars Thunell: Financing food security: the role of the private sector

Kanayo Nwanze: Investing in agriculture to drive sustainable development

John Kirton and Julia Kulik: Delivering a Double Divident – Prospects for the G20 at the Los Cabos Summit

Felipe Calderon's vision for the Los Cabos Summit

Julia Gillard: A relentless focus on global economic and financial prosperity

Lee Myung-bak: Maintaining momentum towards growth

Jacob Zuma: South Africa's philosophy of interconnectedness

The G20 Mexico Summit 2012: The Quest for Growth and Stability, now available

John Kirton: Connecting Young Entrepreneurship to G20 Governance

The G8 Camp David Summit 2012: The Road to Recovery now available, with many articles of interest to G20 watchers

Commitments made at the 2011 Cannes Summit

John Kirton: Japan's Contribution to G8, G20 and Global Governance

Plans and Preparations for G20 summit (updated January 31/12)

G20 leaders conclusions on financial crises, 2008-11

Lee Dong-hwi on the 2011 Cannes Summit: Assessments and Implications

Lida Preyma: Update on the Cannes Summit for capital markets

Seminar: The G20 after the Cannes Summit, with contributions from Hall Gardner, Kimon Valaskakis, Giovanni Grevi, Nicholas Bayne and more

Russia’s Global Health Governance Gap: A Strategy for Summit Success, by Julia Kulik

Caroline Bracht: G20 accountability on climate change and energy

John Kirton: G20 Development Governance, 1999-2011

G20 leaders' conclusions on energy, exchange rates, health and more

G20 Cannes Performance Assessments for Brazil, India and the United States

Marina Larionova: Assessing G8 and G20 Effectiveness in Global Governance So Far

Victoria Panova: Russia at the G20 Summit

Nicholas Bayne's thoughts on the Cannes Summit

Andrew F. Cooper: Close Up at the Cannes Summit

Hugo Dobson: From No-Kan-Do to a Cannes-Do Attitude

John Kirton: Cannes 2011 – A Summit of Substantial Success

The 2010 Seoul G20 Summit Final Compliance Report now available

Wilhelm Hofmeister and Susanna Vogt: G20: Perceptions and Perspectives for Global Governance

The G20 Cannes Summit 2011: A New Way Forward, with articles by Lee, Calderon, Erdogan, Obama, Ahluwalia, Dvorkovich and more

John Kirton: Prospects for the Cannes Summit

Karoline Postel-Vinay: Le G20, Laboratoire d'un monde émergent

Thijs Van de Graaf and Kristen Westphal: The G8 and the G20 as Global Steering Committees for Energy

Club of Madrid's Key Messages to the G20 (in English and Spanish)

John Kirton and Laurette Dubé: From New York to Cannes: Baby Steps in the Battle against NCDs, September 21

John Kirton and Laurette Dubé: Modern Pandemic Requires Radical Shift in Thinking, September 21

2010 Seoul G20 Summit Interim Compliance Report released

G20: les enjeux de la présidence française, with contributions by Karoline Postel-Vinay, Christian de Boissieu and more

Heinrich Böll Foundation's G20-related resources, including G20 Updates

Juha Jokela: The G20 — A Pathway to Effective Multilateralism?

Commitments made at the 2010 Seoul Summit

Recent publications by Katharina Gnath and Claudia Schmucker

G20 leaders' conclusions and finance ministers' conclusions on climate change

John Kirton: Brazil's Contribution to G20 and Global Governance, ENERI

G20 leaders' conclusions on climate change

John Kirton: A Sound Start at the G20 finance ministerial, February 19, 2011

Andreas Freytag, John Kirton, Razeen Sally and Paolo Savona, eds.: Securing the Global Economy

John Kirton: Why the G8 Will Endure

John Kirton: Enhancing Effectiveness through Improved Accountability Assessment

John Kirton: The G20, the G8, the G5 and the Role of Ascending Powers

Lee Dong-hwi: G20 Seoul Summit Assessment and Future Prospects (also available in Korean)

Photos of G20 Research Group members at the summit

Creating a More Collaborative Asian Leadership for the G20: Full Report

G20 Accountability: Taking Stock of the Pledges Due at the Seoul Summit

Domenico Lombardi: U.S. Politics after Seoul: The Reality of International Cooperation

Jenilee Guebert and Robin Lennox: Health at the G20 Summit?

2010 G20 Toronto Summit Compliance Report, updated November 14/10

John Kirton: A Summit of Substantial Success – The Performance of the Seoul G20 (draft of November 13/10)

John Kirton and Zaria Shaw: G20 Accountability Report on Domestic Financial Regulation (updated November 10/10)

 


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