G20 London Global Plan for Recovery and Reform, 2 April 2009

Sectors : Economic governance and public finance management, Employment and Training, Financial Institutions, markets, services and microfinance, Sustainable development, Institutional development, Transparency and accountability, Climate change technology and research, Mitigation and low carbon growth
Organisation : G20
Date made: 
2009
Level: 
Heads Of State
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Commitments in: Governance - Economic governance and public finance management

“1. We, the Leaders of the Group of Twenty, met in London on 2 April 2009...

...4. We have today therefore pledged to do whatever is necessary to:

• restore confidence, growth, and jobs;
• repair the financial system to restore lending;
• strengthen financial regulation to rebuild trust;
• fund and reform our international financial institutions to overcome this crisis and prevent future ones;
• promote global trade and investment and reject protectionism, to underpin prosperity; and
• build an inclusive, green, and sustainable recovery...”

Scope: 
International

Commitments in: Environment - Sustainable development

“27. We agreed to make the best possible use of investment funded by fiscal stimulus programmes towards the goal of building a resilient, sustainable, and green recovery. We will make the transition towards clean, innovative, resource efficient, low carbon technologies and infrastructure. We encourage the MDBs to contribute fully to the achievement of this objective. We will identify and work together on further measures to build sustainable economies.

28. We reaffirm our commitment to address the threat of irreversible climate change, based on the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities, and to reach agreement at the UN Climate Change conference in Copenhagen in December 2009.”

 

Scope: 
International