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Group of Eight (G8)

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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 ...

G8 Summits: Empty promises each year — Global Issues

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

What is the G8? - News stories - GOV.UK

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Jan 1, 2013 ... The summit is an opportunity for G8 leaders to have frank and open discussions about the important global issues of the day. In 2013 it will be ...

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 ...

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  ...

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, ...

Does the G8 represent a modern world economy? - Al Jazeera English

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May 19, 2012 ... They argue that radical change is needed to finally give people a ... The organisers are at pains to stress the G8 meeting will be more than ...

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  ...

G8 Summit: 25/06/2013, Behind the News - ABC

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Jun 25, 2013 ... So what is this 'G8' and what does it do? Sarah finds ... The video was informative especially for people who are unfamiliar with the G8 summit.

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Understanding the G8: The role of the G8

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The G8, otherwise known as the Group of Eight, is an assembly of world leaders who meet annually to discuss global ... What Does the G8 do to fight poverty?

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 ...