Trade Expected to Top Hefty Agenda as G7 Leaders Arrive in Charlevoix

June 7, 2018

Leaders from the G7 coalition of advanced economies are due to arrive in Charlevoix, Canada, on Friday 8 June for two days of meetings that are expected to focus heavily on trade.

This year’s summit, hosted under the Canadian presidency, is meant to cover five main themes, dealing with inclusive growth; future job trends; gender and women’s economic empowerment; peace and security; and climate change, energy, and ocean conservation and preservation issues.

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Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

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