L20 Forum: More jobs, better jobs for Stronger Growth

A panel discussion with C20, B20, T20, Y20 and invited guests

Under the Australia’s G20 Presidency, an Australian L20 Steering Committee chaired by ACTU President Ged Kearney has been established. The Australian L20 Steering Committee liaises closely with ITUC and TUAC in planning and convening L20 events and activities and ensuring appropriate L20 representation at all G20 G20 The Group of Twenty, or G20, is a forum for international cooperation on the most important aspects of the international economic and financial agenda. It brings together 19 countries and the European Union, which together represent around 90% of global GDP, 80% of global trade and two thirds of the world’s population. meetings. This includes the Employment Task Force and Sherpa meetings, Labour and Finance Ministers meetings and G20 G20 The Group of Twenty, or G20, is a forum for international cooperation on the most important aspects of the international economic and financial agenda. It brings together 19 countries and the European Union, which together represent around 90% of global GDP, 80% of global trade and two thirds of the world’s population. Summits.

At the Forum, members of the L20 will first discuss key messages for the L20 Summit in November and confirm policy goals leading up to the G20 G20 The Group of Twenty, or G20, is a forum for international cooperation on the most important aspects of the international economic and financial agenda. It brings together 19 countries and the European Union, which together represent around 90% of global GDP, 80% of global trade and two thirds of the world’s population. Brisbane Leaders’ Summit in closed morning sessions, which will be followed by outreach group sessions in the afternoon:

13.00-14.30 Fighting inequality, sharing risk and building capability

Panel discussion: The role of government in fair societies

Summation: Sharan Burrow

14.45-16.15 Quality jobs, Investment and Infrastructure

Panel discussion: Policy coherence and implementation of G20 decisions

Summation: Dave Oliver

16.15-16.45 The Last Word

An ILO perspective on the G20 process

  • Sandra Polaski, Deputy Director General, ILO and ILO Sherpa to the G20

16.45-17.00 Press Conference (International and selected national)
“More jobs, better jobs for stronger growth”

Sharan Burrow and Dave Oliver