The G20 Status Working Group kicked off its three-day meeting on Thursday with delegates from G20 nations, guest countries and international organisations in attendance to discuss pressing global issues related to labour, employment and social security.
Under the Indian Presidency, discussions will centre around the global skills gap, social protection, and long-term social security finance. The meeting aims to address priority labour and employment issues to drive strong, sustainable, balanced, inclusive and job-rich growth.
The meeting is set to be attended by 75 delegates from the member countries, guest countries and international organisations, including the International Labour Organization, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, the International Social Security Association, and the World Bank.
National partners such as NITI Aayog, the V V Giri National Labour Institute, the Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya National Academy of Social Security, and the National Skill Development Organization will also be in attendance.
This landmark meeting marks a significant step towards addressing critical labour and employment issues and finding solutions that will drive growth and improve the lives of people around the world.