G20 summit: Facing complex challenges in a changing world

Philippine Tribune
Philippine Tribune

Scroll Up

INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces a formidable task as he presides over the G20 summit in Delhi this week, striving to broker consensus between the world’s largest developed and developing nations. The enormity of the challenge is underscored by the conspicuous absences of Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping, symbolizing the rifts within the G20 and its waning relevance. Under the theme of “One Earth, One Family, One Future,” the G20’s ostensible unity belies the underlying conflicts and its struggle to retain relevance.

The G20’s roots trace back to the late 1990s but flourished a decade later during the global financial crisis when both affluent and emerging economies collaborated to cushion the blow of the near-collapse of the global banking system. However, today’s landscape is starkly different, highlighting the pressing need for effective diplomacy and cooperation among these influential nations to address the world’s most pressing challenges.

Already have an active account? Log in here.

Continue reading with one of these options:

Ad-free Online Access

P 75 per month

(billed annually at P 900)

  • Limited ad-free access to website articles*
  • Access to subscriber-only website contents

*current articles only

(No free trial for this plan)

Premium Subscription

P 80 per month

(billed annually at P 960)

  • Unlimited ad-free access to website articles
  • Access to subscriber exclusive website contents
  • Access to the Digital Edition (up to 3 devices)


TRY FREE FOR 30 DAYS

This website uses cookies. By continuing to browse the website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Read More.

TAGGED:
Leave a comment