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Focusing on the relevance of G20 work for developing countries is particularly critical in 2015, a year in which the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development sets a new, comprehensive, universal and ambitious framework for global sustainable development efforts.
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The 2015 Report documents progress on ongoing commitments outlined in the 2014 DWG Annual Progress Report and actions identified in the Brisbane Development Update. This report is to be submitted to G20 Sherpas following the final DWG meeting under the Turkish Presidency in Antalya on 14-16 September 2015.
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The DWG agenda promotes actions that will have a positive impact on low income and developing countries (LIDCs) through inclusive growth and development.
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This paper responds to the G20’s request to analyse existing policy indicators on the enabling environment for infrastructure investment in developing countries (G20 DWG - Infrastructure 2015 - Action 1 - Policy Indicators). This paper takes stock of existing indicators and also points to recurrent issues affecting the mobilisation of greater investment in infrastructure.
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Presented to G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in September 2015, this checklist incorporates lessons from earlier research, and is organised around the initial broad categories of economics, politics and execution, but with the addition of a fourth broad category of law and institutions.
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Presented to G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in September 2015, this report seeks to identify key capital markets instruments that can help mobilize institutional investors to infrastructure and small and medium-sized enterprise financing in emerging market economies.
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Presented to G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in September 2015, this study offers an overall picture of support by multilateral and bilateral development partners to developing country infrastructure.
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This report draws together information on specific factors affecting risk perceptions in Low Income Countries, including different parts of the project preparation and development cycle; identifies practical approaches and initiatives utilized successfully by organizations to mitigate risk, manage information asymmetry, directly address risk in investing in infrastructure in LICs, and change incentives in MDBs.
This report presents a conceptual framework for choosing the most appropriate skills indicators to guide skills development policies and to benchmark country performance. Based on this framework an initial set of internationally comparable indicators is proposed.
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We recognize the need for continued political leadership by the G20 to promote a development path that improves the quality of life for current and future generations. To that end, we will build on the foundations of the Seoul Development Consensus for Shared Growth to frame the approach to our future work.