1.  The task force should explore issues related to promoting the implementation of international standards relevant to strengthening financial systems.

2.   The task force should consider a strategy for implementation of standards that may include:

o    countries announcing their commitment to implement standards and participate in credible assessments of compliance;

o    technical assistance in support of implementation efforts being prioritised;

o    relevant information on progress toward compliance of standards being made available; and

o    compliance with sound practices being rewarded by market participants and others, thereby reinforcing further efforts at implementation.