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.
History[change | change source]
The Tokyo summit of the Group of Seven (G7) was the 19th meeting in a series which began in 1976.
Core participants[change | change source]
|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.
Overview[change | change source]
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 | change source]
References[change | change source]
- Japan Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA): "Documents of Summit Meetings in the Past" (19th). Retrieved 2012-5-121. Archived 2009-04-30 at WebCite
- Japan Cabinet Office, State Guesthouse, Akasaka Palace. Retrieved 2012-2-11.
- G20/G8 France 2011, What is G8? ("Previous summits" section) Archived 2012-03-19 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 2012-5-21.
- G20-G8 France 2011, What is G8? ("Language" section) Archived 2012-03-19 at the Wayback Machine. 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"[permanent dead link]. 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) Archived 2010-02-13 at the Wayback Machine. 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 | change source]
Media related to 19th G7 summit at Wikimedia Commons
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