May 24, 2019 08:04 AM NPT
KATHMANDU, May 24: Nepal is set to participate in the Think20 (T20) Summit kicking off in Japan on Friday. Former Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat and Director of the Center for South Asian Studies, Nishchal N Pandey, have been invited to the T20Summit, which is the research and policy advice network for the G20 nations.
In the meeting being held on May 24-28, the world’s leading think tanks will guide policy innovations to help G20 Leaders address the pressing global challenges and deliver a more inclusive and sustainable growth. Japan for the first time is hosting the G20 Summit on June 28-29 in Osaka city.
During its presidency of the G20 Summit, the Japanese government expects to carry out strong leadership in advancing discussions toward resolving the myriad issues now facing the international community.