French President Emmanuel Macron put climate change high on the summit's agenda, which also includes discussions on inequality.
The president responded by calling Canada's prime minister "meek" and "dishonest."
As the latest BRICS summit approaches, the group's economic future looks bright.
Without peace and security, there is no growth or prosperity.
As the world looks to keeping warming well below the agreed upon 2 degrees Celsius, we know the benchmarks global actors must meet and we have the solutions that can get them there.
The paper proposes that the German government places three concrete global health issues on the G20 agenda: Germany's Chancellor
We hope the G20 leadership will demonstrate its commitment to the Paris Agreement and a safe climate future by making commits
President Obama and his team at the State Department led by Secretary John Kerry and Climate Envoy Todd Stern made a singular
Just two months ago I visited Hiroshima for the first time. I met an atomic bomb survivor and we embraced as tomodachi. We called our moment, "The Hiroshima Hug."
The G7 Summit in Shima, Japan, is the first occasion for the G7 Heads of States to gather since the Paris Agreement was agreed upon last December. One would expect affirmation of the Agreement, particularly given how prominent climate and energy is on the official G7 agenda.
Pandemics are back on the agenda for the 2016 G7 Summit, which convenes this week in Ise-Shima Japan. The Group of Seven is expected to further its commitments to global health security.
"A lot of the proposals that he's made display either ignorance of world affairs or a cavalier attitude."
This post was co-written with Sarah Lyn Vollmer. Japan outspent the other G7 countries nearly every year, with the Japan
The sun has finally appeared, and the TV trucks are rolling out of this ancient hot springs town on the outskirts of Sendai, Japan. This was the location over the weekend of the G7 meeting of finance ministers and central bankers which, although civil, has ended with a lack of consensus.
The town of Ise-Shima itself is home to the one of the most revered Shinto shrines in Japan and a proud part of our history. But the government is also about promoting the nation's cutting-edge art, technology and culture abroad.
The chances are the pair of hands that helped you into this world and the ones that will help you leave it belong to people you will never know. That is if you were lucky enough to be born where access to healthcare providers is readily available.
From both hostile and friendly leaders, immigration is often characterized as a source of class conflict, political tension, and social disruption. Yet, it is also true that immigrants can help solve 21st century elder caregiving needs; and caregiving needs can help solve the immigration crisis.