The C20 Summit Promotes Policies for Economic Recovery, International Cooperation, and Climate
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, October 10, 2020
The Civil 20 (C20) five-day Summit concluded virtually on October 10, 2020, communicating its statement to both the G20 and the public. Under the Saudi G20 Presidency, the C20 was chaired by Her Highness Princess Nouf bint Mohammed, the Trustee and CEO of the King Khalid Foundation. The Summit was attended by a number of Saudi senior officials including; His Royal Highness Prince Abdulaziz Al-Saud the Saudi Minister of Energy, Dr. Munir Eldesouki the Saudi Minister of Communication and Information Technology, and Mr. Abdulaziz Alrasheed, the Assistant Minister of Finance.
The Saudi G20 Sherpa, Dr. Fahad AlMubarak, also participated in the C20 Summit, reaffirming the role of Engagement Groups, including the C20, in the G20 discussions : “The G20 appreciates the leadership of the C20 in uniting the civil society in responding to the pandemic and for being an inclusive channel to voice the issues and recommendations that are affecting civil society.”