B20-Conference in Berlin © Christian Kruppa

Global Governance – Shaping Globalization

Germany is one of the world’s most globalized countries. Its prosperity depends largely on international trade and investment. Never before has global governance been more important to ensure open and rules-based markets and fair competition, as multilateral rules of trade are under attack.

Strengthening multilateral economic policies

G7: World Economic Summit and Community of Values

The G20: Leading Forum for Global Governance

Shaping the Global Economy: The BDI and the Global Business Coalition (GBC)

BIAC – The Voice of Business at the OECD

B7-Press conference: Pierre Gattaz, MEDEF, Dieter Kempf, BDI, Sadayuki Sakakibara, Keidanren © BDI

Business 7 – Strong and Reliable Partner of the G7

The BDI Is Actively Helping Shape Global Governance

Turbulent Times for the World Economy – B20 Needed Now More Than Ever

BDI: Global Player in Economic Governance

G20: For International Cooperation, Against Countries Going It Alone

News

Global Governance

B7 Summit in Québec City: Setting the Agenda for Inclusive Growth

- As the Canadian government prepares to host the G7 Summit in June 2018, the Summit of the Business 7 (B7) took place in Québec City in early April 2018. The B7 recommendations centered on inclusive growth, resource efficiency, and scaling up small business. The B7 members agreed that open and... more
Global Governance

B20: The German business community passes the torch to Argentina

- Trade, energy and climate, digitalization, infrastructure, education and training are important issues of the Business 20 (B20). The G20 must not allow itself to be divided, Jürgen Heraeus said. He is succeeded by Daniel Funes de Rioja as B20 chair. more
Global Governance

B20-President Heraeus: The G20 needs more courage in actively shaping globalization

- Business 20, the official G20 business dialogue, pleads for the implementation of the Paris Climate Change Agreement and strongly rejects protectionism. B20 calls on the G20 to shape globalization on the basis of clear and reliable rules. more
Global Governance

Leading associations of German industry take over B20 presidency

- Following the G20 summit in China, BDI, BDA and DIHK jointly take over the German presidency of the official G20 business dialogue B20. more
Global Governance

G7 Summit in Japan: Industrialised Countries Commit to World Trade and Decarbonisation

- In Japan the G7 states reiterated their commitment to globalisation and free trade. They were unable to agree on a global regulatory framework for CO2 trading. Under the Italian Presidency in 2017 the G7 need to demonstrate strong leadership. more
Global Governance

Pillar of Global Governance: BDA, BDI, and DIHK Assume German B20 Presidency

- The German government has asked the leading German business organisations to conduct the official G20 business dialogue for the German G20 presidency in 2017. Dr. Jürgen Heraeus will chair the B20 under the German presidency. more