On April 10-11, 2013 in Paris (France) the G20 Framework Working Group met within Russia's Presidency. Representatives of the G20 Finance Ministries and Central Banks as well as experts from international financial institutions participated in this meeting.
The G20 Framework Working Group touched upon a wide range of macroeconomic issues. Notably, the focus was made on the implementation of structural reform commitments and on approaches to strengthening the G20 Fiscal Framework. The outcomes of the Framework Working Group meeting will be reported to the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Washington, D.C. on April 18-19.
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.