How Powerful Is The G7?

How Powerful is the UN?

It’s that time of year where the G7, seven of the world’s major leaders meet to discuss major geopolitical issues. So what is the G7 and how powerful is it?

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G7: Protests, climate and few commitments
“Early Monday morning, the clouds were draped like huge grey ribbons around the snow-capped mountains that tower over the quaint Alpine resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen.”

The Group of Eight (G8) Industrialized Nations
“The Group of Eight (G8) refers to the group of eight highly industrialized nations-France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, Japan, the United States, Canada, and Russia-that hold an annual meeting to foster consensus on global issues like economic growth and crisis management, global security, energy, and terrorism.”

Think Ahead. Act Together.
“Germany’s G7 Presidency at the level of finance ministers and central bank governors”

G7 leaders agree on carbon goal – but offer no plan on how they’ll do it
“Leaders of the G7 nations committed to take “urgent and concrete action” on climate change in 2015.”

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