G8 Summits

The Road to Hokkaido 2008

Information and dates will be listed when they become available.
Official Japanese website | Delegations | J8 Junior 8 Summit (independent youth program)
See also Heilgiendamm documents | Road to the 2007 Heiligendamm Summit

For events and documents since the 2008 Hokkaido summit, see Road to 2009 L'Aquila Summit (formerly La Maddalena)

July 7-9, 2008
See Official Documents
See also Analysis compiled by the G8 Research Group

June 26-27, 2008
G8 Foreign Ministers Meeting, Kyoto
Chair's Statement
Statement on Afghanistan, June 26, 2008

June 15, 2008
G8 Science and Technology Ministers, Okinawa
Chair's Summary [PDF]

June 13-14, 2008
G8 Finance Ministers Meeting, Osaka
Statement, Jun 14, 2008 [PDF]
Statement on the Climate Investment Funds [PDF]
G8 Action Plan for Prifate Sector Led Growth in Africa [PDF]

June 11-13, 2008
G8 Justice and Home Affairs Ministers Meeting, Tokyo

June 7-8, 2008
G8 Energy Ministers Meeting, Aomori
Joint Statement with Energy Ministers with China, India, Japan, Korea and United States, June 7, 2008 [PDF]
Joint Statement by G8 Energy Ministers, June 8, 2008 [PDF]
Joint Statement by G8 Energy Ministers with China, India and Korea, June 8, 2008 [PDF]
Declaration: International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation, June 8, 2008 [PDF]

May 28-30, 2008
Fourth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), Yokohama
Official website
Chair's Summary, May 30, 2008 [HTML] [Français-PDF]
Yokohama Declaration, May 30, 2008 [HTML] [Français-PDF]
TICAD Follow-up Mechanism, May 30, 2008 [HTML] [Français-PDF]
Yokohama Declaration, May 30, 2008 [HTML] [Français-PDF]

May 24-26, 2008
G8 Environment Ministers Meeting, Kobe
Official website
Chair's Summary [HTML] [PDF]
Kobe 3R Action Plan [PDF]
Kobe Call for Action for Biodiversity [PDF]
Japan's New Action Plan towards a Global Zero Waste Society [PDF]
Japan's Commitments for the implementation of the Kobe Call for Action for Biodiversity [PDF]

May 11-13, 2008
G8 Labour Ministers Meeting, Niigata
Official website
Chair's Conclusions

April 17, 2008
G8 Foreign Ministers Statement on Zimbabwe [HTML] [PDF]
April 5-6, 2008
G8 Development Ministers Meeting, Tokyo
Official website

March 14-16, 2008
G20 Conference on Global Warming and Clean Energy, Chiba, Tokyo
Official website

February 14-15, 2008
G8 Health Experts, Tokyo

February 9, 2008
G8 Finance Ministers, Washington

June 6-8, 2007
Heiligendamm Summit