The Organization for Economic Cooperation  and Development (OECD), based in Paris
G-20 and OECD

Created in 1999, the Group of 20 (G-20), is made up of the countries in the G-8 (Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, UK, and USA), plus the European Union, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea and Turkey. ​

​The Organization for Economic Cooperation  and Development (OECD), based in Paris, was born on 30 September 1961, out of the structure of the Organization for European Economic Cooperation, founded in 1948 with the aim of managing the Marshall Plan funds donated by the USA for rebuilding Europe after World War II.
  • Spain is not a member of G20, although it has participated in its seven extraordinary summits of the Group and in several ordinary meetings, and is therefore considered a permanent guest member.  Spain is a founding member of the OECD, and has a Permanent Delegation at the Organization's headquarters in Paris.
  • Indicators
    G20 does not produce its own statistics or indicators, using for its reports the data published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the  World Bank (WB), the Organization for Cooperation and Economic development (OECD) and the International Labour Organization (ILO).
  • Global Economic Governance
    G20 was thrust into the spotlight by the international financial crisis that exploded in 2007-2008, as a forum for policy debate on governance of the global economy. Its main challenge is to reach a basic consensus among the developed and emerging countries, although its mandates are non-binding, so that compliance with its recommendations depends on the commitment of its member countries. Its main goal is to achieve, by means of consensus, formulas to overcome the crisis, defend jobs, and ensure the social and environmental sustainability of a new model of balanced, sustainable global development .

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  • 21 May @SpainMFA * 3️⃣ Spanish projects have been awarded at the 2019 #EuropeanHeritageAwards / #EuropaNostra Awards for their achieve… https://t.co/TApBpFFwv9
  • 21 May @SpainMFA * Queen Letizia of #Spain is in #Geneva on the occasion of the 72nd World Health Assembly #WHA72 @UNGeneva @WHO https://t.co/4JcoXwX4wu
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  • 21 May @SpainMFA * 🇪🇺 #Spain's Secretary of State for the #EU @marcoaguiriano takes part in the General Affairs Council #CAG in… https://t.co/l2jNR9kuY5
  • 20 May @SpainMFA * #Spain takes part in discussions on Universal Health Coverage during the 72nd @WHO Assembly, held at @UNGeneva In… https://t.co/kNopNj3ykK
  • 20 May @SpainMFA * RT @OECD: 💬“We can’t see a person as just a patient. We have to see them in their social and environmental context.” @luisacarcedo shares…
  • 20 May @SpainMFA * #Spain's national health system is "a universal healthcare system that protects the entire population and has a ver… https://t.co/TL1aHckKhL
  • 20 May @SpainMFA * Spanish Minister of #Health @luisacarcedo participates in the 2019 #OECDForum session "Pushing the Frontiers of… https://t.co/BPSvuZro5O
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  • 20 May @SpainMFA * @AECID_es @aina_calvo ➡️ The Practitioners' Network is a platform for exchange and coordination among European deve… https://t.co/p2TBInuBtk
  • 20 May @SpainMFA * The Director of the Spanish Agency for International Development #Cooperation (@AECID_es), @aina_calvo, attends tod… https://t.co/SSnxEJeclx
  • 18 May @SpainMFA * RT @eu_eeas: Venezuela: International Contact Group´s political mission to Caracas. A political mission composed by representatives of @eu_…
  • 17 May @SpainMFA * 🇪🇸 Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Fernando Valenzuela, at the @coe Ministerial Meeting: "#Spain is committ… https://t.co/6MUVQKD82v
  • 17 May @SpainMFA * Coinciding with the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, we have presented today at the… https://t.co/VbcJoxh1sF
  • 17 May @SpainMFA * RT @GlobalSpain: Spain🇪🇸 has the best🥇 Energy and Climate Plan🌱 in the European Union🇪🇺 according to the European Climate Foundation report…

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