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G8 - Wikipedia

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The Group of Eight is a governmental political forum. It was originally formed by six leading ...... Some people ask, does the G8 still matter, when we have a Group of 20? My answer is, yes. The G8 ...

What is the G8 and what does it do? - CBBC Newsround

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Jun 17, 2013 ... Every year, leaders from around the world meet for the G8 summit. But what is the G8 ... Why do people protest at G8 summits? Recent summits ...

What topics will G8 Summit discuss? - People's Daily Online

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May 27, 2011 ... The 2011 Group of Eight (G8) Summit will be held from May 26 to May 27 in the French coastal city of Deauville. Judging from the meeting ...

G8 Frequently Asked Questions - US Department of State

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All G8 countries are also currently members of the G20. The G20 Summit 2012 will be hosted by Mexico in Los Cabos in June. What does the G8 do? Originally  ...

What is G8, and why do protesters hate it? - Straight Dope Message ...

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I should probably know this, but I don't, and a search is difficult ... what's the Straight dope on the G8 summit, and why do some people hate it?

G20: what is it and how does it work? - Telegraph

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Nov 12, 2014 ... This year's meeting will be held in Brisbane, Australia. Which countries ... It was re-named the G8 after the entry of Russia in 1998. This March ...

What is this G8 thing people are talking about, and why should I care ...

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In May of 2012, when the G8 meets in Chicago together with NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) it will be only the second time in history that the two  ...

Make Poverty History, and G8 promises - was it all really worth it ...

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May 30, 2013 ... What we do; Get involved; Shop online; Donate ... This display of people-power, led to unparalleled pressure on G8 leaders to take action at the ...

Talk point: did the G8 campaigns achieve anything? | Global ...

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Jun 20, 2013 ... What did you think of the campaigns during the G8? What did ... Mobilising people can make for more powerful and engaged movements." Do ...

Clear political commitment by the G8 can benefit rich and poor ...

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Jun 15, 2013 ... David Cameron and the other G8 leaders can help people ... In the typical poor country citizens do not trust their governments to handle money, ...

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The Group of Eight (G8) Industrialized Nations - Council on Foreign ...

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Mar 3, 2014 ... Russia held the G8 presidency for the first time in 2006 and will once ... regional conflicts, safeguarding people's health, and establishing a ...

Why Protest the G8 and G20? | Toronto Media Co-op

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Jun 19, 2010 ... In response to the G8 and G20, people do diverse and interesting things. They too gather at G8 and G20 summits, in huge numbers and from ...

G8 Summits: Empty promises each year — Global Issues

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Jul 20, 1998 ... The G8 does not act as a single unit to “run the world. .... The 2001 G8 summit in Genoa, Italy has seen an estimated 100,000 people turn up for ...