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T20 Japan 2019

In the Spotlight

  • Think20 Japan Ignites G20 Policy Innovation

    Global policy experts from the Think20 are addressing new shifts in the world economy heading into Japan’s inaugural hosting of the G20 in 2019. Work to develop policy recommendations for G20 Leaders to tackle growing uncertainty and sustainability challenges and opportunities began at the T20 Japan Inception Conference in Tokyo on 4-5 December 2018 (See photos). Keynote speakers included Asian Development Bank President Takehiko Nakao and Columbia University Professor Jeffrey Sachs. T20 Japan 2019 is chaired by ADBI Dean Naoyuki Yoshino and supported by 10 sectoral task forces.

THINK 20 Japan 2019 — The research and policy advice network for the G20

In 2019, the T20 is convening in Japan under its G20 presidency. Together, the world’s leading think tanks will generate innovative policy recommendations to help G20 Leaders address pressing global challenges and deliver more inclusive, sustainable growth for all.

Task Forces 2019

  • 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • An International Financial Architecture for Stability and Development/Cryptocurrency and Fintech
  • Climate Change and Environment
  • Economic Effects of Infrastructure Investment and its Financing
  • Cooperation with Africa
  • Social Cohesion, Global Governance and the Future of Politics
  • The Future of Work and Education for the Digital Age
  • Trade, Investment and Globalization
  • SME Policy faced with Development of Financial Technology
  • Aging Population and its Economic Impact + Immigration