L20 Note For The G20 Employment Task Force (ETF)

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. Finance Ministers meeting in Canberra in February 2014 committed to “ambitious but realistic polices with the aim to lift our collective GDP by more than 2 per cent above the trajectory implied by current policies over the coming 5 years”2.

They have set out to achieve this by taking concrete actions across 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. , including by increasing investment and lifting employment and participation. The Employment Task Force (ETF) must therefore set out an ambitious agenda for supporting such actions.

They have set out to achieve this by taking concrete actions across 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. , including by increasing investment and lifting employment and participation. The Employment Task Force (ETF) must therefore set out an ambitious agenda for supporting such actions.

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