India’s G20 presidency:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unveiled India’s logo, theme and website for its presidency of the G20, which reflects the country’s message and overarching priorities to the world. The G20 logo, created with the four colours of India’s national flag, comprises of earth sitting atop a lotus. The seven petals in the logo signify the seven seas and the coming together of seven continents at G20 India 2023. The earth reflects India’s pro-planet approach to life and from this, it derives the theme of G20 India 2023 – “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam: One Earth, One Family, One Future.”
G20 presidency: Key points
- India will be taking over as president of the G20 next month in a “significant step” in the evolution of the country’s foreign policy with the vision of the prime minister to “undertake leadership roles on the global stage”.
- The G20 presidency offers a unique opportunity for India to contribute to the global agenda on pressing issues of international importance.
- The logo, theme, and website of our G20 presidency would reflect India’s message and overarching priorities to the world. During the course of its G20 Presidency, India will be holding about 200 meetings in 32 different sectors in multiple locations across India.
About the G20 presidency:
The G20, or Group of 20, is an intergovernmental forum of the world’s major developed and developing economies and represents about 85 per cent of the global GDP, over 75 per cent of the global trade, and about two-thirds of the world population. According to an official statement, during its G20 presidency, India will hold about 200 meetings in 32 different sectors in multiple locations across the country.