On July 3-4, 2013 the G20 Framework for Strong Sustainable and Balanced Growth Working Group Meeting was held in Moscow within Russia's Presidency. Representatives of the G20 Finance Ministries and Central Banks as well as experts from international financial institutions attended the meeting.
The G20 Framework Working Group discussed the global economic outlook and a wide range of issues related to the agreements reached at the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' Meetings in February and April 2013. Notably, focus of the Group was on assessment of past and elaboration of new structural reforms' commitments, on approaches to strengthening the G20 countries' medium-term fiscal frameworks and on outline of further action plan.
The set of documents, prepared as an outcome of the Framework Working Group Meeting, will be reported to the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors at their meeting in Moscow on July19-20, 2013.
The G20 Framework Working Group for Strong, Sustainable and Balanced Growth fosters the G20 members to work together to assess how their policies fit together, and to act as necessary to meet common objectives. The Framework Working Group is co-chaired by Canada and India.