Thursday, 30 March 2017

Third meeting of G-20 framework working group held at Varanasi


The 3rd G-20 Framework Working Group (FWG) Meeting under the G-20 German Presidency was held in Varanasi on 28th and 29th of March, 2017.

The first two G-20 FWG meetings under the G-20 German Presidency have already been held at Berlin in Dec 16 and at Riyadh in Feb 17. Since the inception of the FWG in 2009, this is the fourth occasion that India is hosting this meeting.

Previously, India had hosted the G-20 FWG Meetings in Rajasthan (2012), in Goa (2014) and in Kerala (2015) under different presidencies.

    Takeaways from above News-
    • The 3rd G-20 FWG Meeting under the G-20 German Presidency was held in Varanasi
    • The G-20 is the group of 19 countries and European Union (EU) deliberating on global economic issues
    • The headquarter of G-20 developing nation is in CancĂșn, Mexico.


    If you have any other takeaways, do share with us in the comment section

    Source- PIB

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