G-20 Washington Summit commitment

Countries: 
Event/initiative: 
Date of commitment: 
November 2008
Millennium Development Goal: 
Subtopic: 

Commitment

Strive to reach agreement on modalities this year that lead to a successful conclusion of the Doha Round with an ambitious and balanced outcome.

Target

Agree on modalities by end of 2008.

Progress

Modalities were not agreed in 2008. Doha Round negotiations are at an impasse. See more here.

Gap

Doha Round still to be concluded.

Additionality

Not new commitment, see Doha Development Agenda.

Download the Summit Declaration here [pdf]