26th G8 summit facts for kids
The 26th G8 Summit was a meeting in 2000 for the leaders of Canada, the European Commission, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States.
This meeting of the Group of Eight (G8) was the 26th meeting in a series which began in 1976. The G8 and the summit are part of a "consultative process and not an international organization".
|Core G8 members
Host nation and leader are indicated in bold text.
|Canada||Jean Chrétien||Prime Minister|
|Italy||Giuliano Amato||Prime Minister|
|Japan||Yoshiro Mori||Prime Minister|
|United Kingdom||Tony Blair||Prime Minister|
|United States||Bill Clinton||President|
|European Commission||Romano Prodi||President|
Global health first appeared as an international agenda issue at this meeting.
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