India becomes part of G20 Troika, to host summit in 2023

WION Web Team
New DelhiUpdated: Dec 01, 2021, 06:47 PM IST

G20 is an international informal forum where the world's top 20 economies come together to cooperate economically and financially. Photograph:(Others)

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India is one of the founding members of the G20 grouping. It has used the platform to raise issues of global importance

India joined the G20 Troika on Wednesday. The troika now consists of Indonesia, Italy and India.

The G20 is the premier forum for international economic cooperation, which reflects a recognition that global prosperity is interdependent and our economic opportunities and challenges are interlinked, MEA said in a release.G20 countries have come together to better prepare for the future. 

As a founding member of the grouping, India has used the platform to raise issues of vital importance globally

Indonesia has assumed the G20 Presidency today and will convene various G20 meetings throughout the year culminating with the G20 Leaders` Summit on October 30-31, 2022 under the overall theme of 

"Recover Together Recover Stronger".As a Troika-member, India will work closely with Indonesia and Italy to ensure consistency and continuity of the G20`s agenda, MEA said.

India will assume the G20 Presidency on December 1, 2022, from Indonesia and will convene the G20 Leaders` Summit for the first time in India in 2023.