19th G7 summit
The 19th G7 summit was a meeting in 1993 for the leaders of Canada, the European Commission, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States.
The Tokyo summit of the Group of Seven (G7) was the 19th meeting in a series which began in 1976.
Core participants [change]
|Core G7 members
Host nation and leader are indicated in bold text.
|Canada||Kim Campbell||Prime Minister|
|Italy||Carlo Azeglio Ciampi||Prime Minister|
|Japan||Miyazawa Kiichi||Prime Minister|
|United Kingdom||John Major||Prime Minister|
|United States||Bill Clinton||President|
|European Commission||Henning Christophersen||Vice President|
|European Council||Jean-Luc Dehaene||President|
This was the first international summit for Prime Minister Campbell and for President Clinton.
The G7 leaders agreed to work on common strategies for global economic growth; and they discussed
- Strengthening the UN
- Regional problems
- Strengthening efforts related to nuclear nonproliferation
The group of leaders called for an "international agreement" to "protect forests." There is little evidence of follow-up.
Related pages [change]
- Japan Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA): "Documents of Summit Meetings in the Past" (19th). Retrieved 2012-5-121. Archived 29 April 2009 at WebCite
- Japan Cabinet Office, State Guesthouse, Akasaka Palace. Retrieved 2012-2-11.
- G20/G8 France 2011, What is G8? ("Previous summits" section). Retrieved 2012-5-21.
- G20-G8 France 2011, What is G8? ("Language" section). Retrieved 2012-5-21.
- US Dept. of State, G8 Frequently Asked Questions ("How does the G8 work?" section). Retrieved 2012-5-21.
- Rieffel, Lex. "Regional Voices in Global Governance: Looking to 2010 (Part IV)," Brookings. March 27, 2009. Retrieved 2012-2-10.
- Brull, Steven. "EC Also Gets No Concession From Japan," New York Times (US). July 7, 1993; Delegation of the European Union to Japan, "EU and the G8 & G20". Retrieved 2012-5-21.
- Fransworth, Clyde H. "Summit in Tokyo; Canada's Leader Enters Global Arena," New York Times. July 7, 1993. Retrieved 2012-5-21.
- G8 Hokkaido Toyako summit, "History of the Summit" (19th). Retrieved 2012-5-21.
- Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan. "It's Time to Save the Forests," New York Times. July 19, 2000. Retrieved 2012-2-10.
Other websites [change]
- Media related to 19th G7 summit at Wikimedia Commons
- University of Toronto: G8 Information Centre
- Parliament.uk, Graphic shows G8 in context
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