50th Edition of G7 Summit

  • 13 Jun 2024

50th edition of G7 summit hosted by Italy is being held from June 13th to 15th, 2024, in Borgo Egnazia, Apulia, Italy.

  • Along with member countries the Italian presidency has also invited leaders from 12 countries and 5 international organisations to take part in some working sessions during the summit.

Key Points

  • Participation: the United States, Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Canada and the United Kingdomas well as the chiefs of the European Council and the European Commission.
  • Agenda: The main issues to be discussed during the six working sessions are:
    • Africa, climate change and development
    • The ongoing situation in the Middle East
    • Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine
    • Migration
    • Indo-Pacific and economic security
    • Artificial intelligence, energy, Africa-Mediterranean
  • EU Representation: The EU will be represented by the President of the European Council, Charles Michel, and the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen.
  • India Participation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in the summit. This marks India's eleventh participation in the G7 summit and Modi's fifth consecutive attendance.