NEW DELHI: India will host the second Voice of International South Summit on November 17 to debate challenges posed by international developments and to maintain momentum for a extra inclusive world order forward of a digital G20 Summit.
Like the primary Voice of International South Summit in January, the second might be held nearly. The initiative introduced collectively 125 international locations from the International South to share their views and priorities on a standard platform.
India has projected itself because the consultant of the International South, and labored throughout its G20 presidency to make sure that the issues of growing international locations had been recognised and their priorities factored into efforts to search out options to probably the most urgent international challenges.
The second Voice of International South Summit will give attention to “sharing with international locations of the International South the important thing outcomes achieved in varied G20 conferences” throughout India’s presidency of the grouping of the world’s 20 largest economies, the exterior affairs ministry mentioned in an announcement on Wednesday.
“The challenges posed by international developments are additionally prone to be mentioned,” the assertion mentioned. The Voice of International South Summit will even be a platform to debate methods to maintain the “momentum generated in the direction of our widespread aspiration of a extra inclusive, consultant and progressive world order”, it added.
The summit could have 10 periods. The inaugural and concluding periods will characteristic heads of state or authorities and might be hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The theme of the inaugural leaders’ session is “Collectively, for everybody’s progress, with everybody’s belief”, whereas that of the concluding leaders’ session is “International South: Collectively for one future”.
There will even be eight ministerial periods. The themes for 2 periods that includes international ministers’ are “India and the International South: Rising collectively for a greater future” and “International South and one growth”. The theme for the finance ministers’ session is “Financing people-centric growth”, whereas the schooling ministers’ session will give attention to “Making human sources future prepared”.
The theme for the surroundings ministers’ session is “Sustainable options for local weather resilience and local weather finance”, and that of the power ministers’ session is “Inexpensive and inclusive power transition for sustainable growth”. The well being ministers’ session will give attention to “Options from the International South for one well being”, whereas the theme for the commerce and commerce ministers’ session is “International South and resilient provide chains”.
On the finish of the primary Voice of International South Summit in January, India unveiled three initiatives to help growing international locations in areas starting from know-how to well being. It additionally introduced the “Aarogya Maitri” venture to supply medical provides to growing international locations hit by pure disasters.
India additionally used the primary summit as a platform for producing concepts and solutions from growing international locations that had been channelled into discussions at G20 conferences.
New Delhi is ready to host a digital assembly of G20 leaders on November 22 to comply with up on essential selections made on the G20 Summit in September, particularly the event agenda, and to debate different international points such because the geopolitical challenges arising from the Ukraine battle and Israel-Hamas battle.