Evolution of G20 Process: From Crisis Management to Development Cooperation
With two decades of functioning, the G20 Process seems to be maturing with a much wider scope of engagement among the member states. The G20 Summit Agenda has diversified from a finance focus to hard-core development issues. While it is being viewed as a welcome step by the global community from the perspective of an alternative forum for deliberations on common issues affecting the world, there is suspicion over the legitimacy, ownership and effectiveness of G20 commitments by the member states and the third countries. The article discusses the evolution of the G20 Agenda in that spirit.
This article was written by Priyadarshi Dash, Prativa Shaw and Akansh Khandelwal. It was originally published in May 2019 in Vol. 1, No. 1 of G20 Digest.