G20All together, the G20 economies account for 85% of the global economy, 80% of world trade, and two-thirds of the global population. Those simple facts underline the significant potential of the G20 as a global platform to enable international economic co-operation and policy making. The members of the G20 are Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, and the European Union.

The Business 20 (B20) outreach group is an influential platform bringing together business leaders from G20 economies, and advocates for critical issues for enterprises. Each year, the B20’s principal task is to facilitate exchanges between business communities from different countries and to develop consensuses around critical issues for businesses. The B20 has been instrumental in providing links between global policymakers””including governments and relevant international institutions””and business communities around the world.


The C20’s role is to represent the views of national and international civil society at the G20. It works through open collaboration with a diverse range of civil society actors from around the world. The C20 itself is facilitated by a steering committee made up of 14 civil society organizations, supported by a secretariat, and advised by an International Advisory Committee.


The Labor 20 ““ L20 represents the interests of workers at the G20 level. It unites trade unions from G20 countries and Global Unions and is convened by the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and Trade Union Advisory Committee (TUAC) to the OECD. Advisory Committee (TUAC) to the OECD Advisory Committee (TUAC) to the OECD Advisory Committee (TUAC) to the OECD Advisory Committee (TUAC) to the OECD Advisory Committee (TUAC) to the OECD


Think-20 (T20) is a network of premier think tanks from the G20 economies and is as an outreach group of the G20. T20 produces ideas to help the G20 on delivering concrete and sustainable policy measures and serves as an “ideas bank” for G20 policy-makers. This note is a T20 proposal for the establishment of a Global Skills Accelerator emphasizing the need for global cooperation to develop skills and capacities in all countries that match international market standards.


The Y20 Youth Summit are the youth events parallel summits the G20. Since 2006, the Summit brought together young leaders from the G20 countries to develop a dialogue on issues related issues of international importance . The conduct of the Summit takes place in a mirror image of the real G20, provides the same procedural rules, as well as the production of a Final Communiqué that represents the position of young people regarding the issues on the agenda of the global leaders.

W20W20, an official G20 Engagement Group, which aims to increase women’s participation in the global economy by 100,000,000 more women, is established during the Turkish Presidency of the G20. W20 is expected  to bring resilience to the economy with the outlook of more women for the prosperity of the world and globally better results for the companies when gender inclusiveness is achieved.