G20

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G20
Group of Twenty
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     Member countries in the G-20

     Members of the European Union not individually represented

     2019 guests
Formation26 September 1999; 21 years ago (1999-09-26)
2008 (2008) (heads-of-state/heads-of-government summits)
PurposeBring together systemically important industrialized and developing economies to discuss key issues in the global economy.[1]
Membership
Chairman
Saudi Arabia King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (2020)
Staff
None
WebsiteG20.org

The G20 (or Group of Twenty) is an international forum for the governments and central bank governors from 19 countries and the European Union (EU). It was founded in 1999. The goal is to promote international financial stability.[2]

Since the November 2011 Cannes summit, G20 summits have been held annually.[3]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "FAQ #5: What are the criteria for G-20 membership?" Archived 16 February 2009 at the Wayback Machine. G20.org. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  2. "G20 Finance Ministers Committed to Sustainable Development". IPS News. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
  3. "Past Summits"