Concerns over rising risks to emerging market economies were centre stage this week as global finance ministers and central bank governors gathered in Bali, Indonesia for the biannual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of Twenty-Four (G-24
) developing countries and the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group officials.
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, of which the Philippines is part, is a grouping of the world's major emerging market economies.
endorsed the ''Plan B'' put forward in recent weeks to split the two facets of the 2010 reforms and put through the quota revision without the need for ratification by the US Congress.
Addressing a press conference at the G-24
nations finance ministers meet here, Mukherjee said: "We will focus on job creation and on effective and affordable social safety nets that protect the poor and vulnerable.
''The recent spikes in commodity prices, especially the potential impact of potential disruptions to growth stemming from disruptions in oil supply, and threats to food security from aggravated demand-supply imbalances, represent new sources of downside risks,'' the G-24
nations said in a statement after their gathering in Washington.
member countries on managing capital flows," the G-24
Ministers said on the
Beginning with the first "Ministerial Meeting of the G77 and China in Algeria on 10 a" 25 October 1967, which adopted the Charter of Algiers", a permanent institutional structure gradually developed which led to the creation of Chapters of the Group with Liaison offices in Geneva (UNCTAD), Nairobi (UNEP), Paris (UNESCO), Rome (FAO/IFAD), Vienna (UNIDO) and the Group of 24 (G-24
) in Washington, D.C.
Torres is Alternate Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund and former Chair of the G-24
Bureau in Washington, D.C.
calls for IMF's open, nationality-free selection of next chief
Secretariat's director introduces a dozen chapters by international academic and government contributors as part of a research agenda addressing concerns about the non-representative nature of the IMF and World Bank, and suggesting alternative policies.
These and other changes were made without consulting the G-24
countries and civil society sectors it concerns, ignoring a previous agreement and thwarting the positive dialogue they previously shared.