Fostering Inclusive and Sustainable Global Value Chains: the Role of G20 A significant share of global production takes place in global value chains (GVCs). Participating in GVCs is widely associated with economic benefits, such as productivity and employment creation, and considered one of the driving forces of growth and development worldwide. However, the sustainability of [...]
Sustainable Investment for a Post-Covid World: the role of the G20 The world after COVID-19 should not return to the world that was. The pandemic has accelerated many trends already underway in the global economy, amplifying the need to rethink a greener and more inclusive world economy. This reorientation of global and collective priorities [...]
The T20 Co-Chair International Affairs Institute (Istituto Affari Internationali, IAI) is co-promoting with Boeing, a T20 Spring Roundtable on “How to safely reopen international travel and support tourism: The role of G20”. The webinar, which will take place on April 26 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm CEST, aims to examine the mechanisms and protocols that [...]
As the National Coordinator and Chair of the T20 Italy, ISPI is promoting a series of 3 High-Level Forums which are intended as an international platform for debates on key global challenges and priorities for the Italian G20.
Commentary by Robert Yates, Executive Director of the Centre for Universal Health, Chatham House. Originally published on IAI's website. Global health is often on the agenda of G20 leaders and given the breadth of this vast topic it is usually a challenge for the annual Presidency to propose priority themes and policies. Should the focus [...]
Commentary by Rose Ngugi, KIPPRA Executive Director and Co-Chair of Task Force 8 Originally published on ISPI's website.
The next months will be crucial for the T20 think tank community to produce policy recommendations in view of the Italian G20 Summit in October. This series of T20-associated events (closed-door and public Roundtables) is intended as an occasion to broaden participation in the T20 by adding new voices of international experts, civil servants, and [...]
Commentary by Anabel González, Co-Chair of TF3. Originally published on IAI's website. Amid a devastating pandemic, economic turmoil and political upheaval, international economic collaboration has unravelled. The world needs 2021 to be a turning point. Under the presidency of Italy, G20 countries have the opportunity to come together and craft a collective trade and investment [...]
Commentary by Geert Laporte and Vera Mazzara, European Think Tanks Group (ETTG). Originally published on IAI - Istituto Affari Internazionali's website. Italy holds the G20 presidency at a crucial moment when the world is confronted with the worst global pandemic in the past century. The economic and social consequences of the COVID-19 crisis has had [...]