G20 Sherpas' Meeting
Sherpas Meeting took place on December 11-12. A Sherpa is a personal representative of a G20 member head of state or government. Sherpas are involved in scheduling and negotiations throughout preparatory process throughout the year. They work on coordinating the agenda and seeking a consensus at the top political level. They are engaged in the drafting of declarations and other relevant documents for the G20 Leaders. Russia's Sherpa and representative of the Russian President on the issues of the Group of major industrial economies and liaisons with representatives of G20 leaders is Ms. Ksenia Yudayeva, Head of the Presidential Experts' Directorate.