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G-20 and Development - Ensuring Greater African Participation

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Wednesday, 14 January 2015

G-20 and Development - Ensuring Greater African Participation

Although South Africa is the only African permanent member of the G-20 group of major economies, the G-20 regularly invites the chair of the African Union (AU) and a representative of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) - usually the chair of the Heads of State and Government Orientation Committee - to attend its meetings. So far their participation has been limited largely to attendance at G-20 Summits and they have made few contributions to other G-20 processes, including preparatory steps on the so-called sherpa and finance tracks. The G-20 agenda unquestionably has an impact on policies relevant to Africa's economic development. It is therefore important that Africa adopts a sustainable approach that will enable it to participate effectively in the workings of the group. It would be useful to define a clear role for the AU Commission in enhancing support for and co-ordination of African participation in the G-20.

Source: allafrica.com