THE 2020 G20 Leaders’ Summit to be held virtually from Nov. 21 to 22, will build on the success of the extraordinary virtual G20 Leaders’ Summit held in March.
Saudi Arabia’s G20 presidency, which disclosed this in a statement early on Monday, added that the summit is expected to build on the outcomes of more than 100 virtual working groups and ministerial meetings.
According to the Saudi G20 presidency, the summit will be chaired by Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and is intended to.
G20, the world’s premier platform for international economic cooperation, is leading the fight against the global coronavirus pandemic.
Its members have contributed more than 21 billion U.S. dollars to support the production, distribution, and access to diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines.
The presidency said that under the theme, “Realising Opportunities of the 21st Century for All”, the upcoming Leaders’ Summit would focus on protecting lives and restoring growth.
G20 leaders will also address vulnerabilities uncovered during the pandemic and lay down the foundations for a better future, it added. (Xinhua/NAN)
– Sept. 28, 2020 @ 10:49 GMT |