German G7 Presidency

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In 2022 Germany is heading the G7. Here is some key information about the G7 countries and the focal points of Germany’s presidency.


The Group of Seven

The seven leading democratic economic powers have joined together in the G7. Here you can find the most important information on the G7 states, Germany’s G7 Programme and the summit at Schloss Elmau.

G7 Summit at Schloss Elmau

The heads of state and government of the G7 countries are meeting in the Alps from 26 to 28 June 2022. Here are all the important facts about the summit venue.

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Peace and Security

Russia’s war on Ukraine is confronting the community of states with completely new challenges. The G7 stands solidly with Ukraine.

Increased threat

Cybersecurity ahead of the G7 summit – German expert Christian Hummert on the risks posed by hackers and fake news.
Christoph Heusgen
Raising questions

“The strength of the law”

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Bundeswehr soldiers take part in an exercise.
Let us explain

Responses to the “turning point”

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Aufmacher Quiz
Here is some key information about the G7 countries and the focal points of Germany’s presidency.

Climate and Sustainability

The climate crisis requires global co-operation. During its G7 Presidency Germany wants to create new alliances for climate protection.

North America

New government climate envoy

Greenpeace chief Morgan is to become the German government’s special climate envoy. Originally from America, she has lived for a long time in Berlin.

Global Economic Stability

The consequences of the Covid pandemic and the war against Ukraine are being felt worldwide. Ensuring global food security is one of the major challenges.

G7 Presidency

Code red for humanity

The world is facing a food crisis – UN Under-Secretary-General Achim Steiner warns of the consequences for poor countries of the war against Ukraine


The G7 states actively support open societies. Gender equality is a key theme in this context.

Topic of the week: G7 presidency

“A marathon, not a sprint”

Women7 is committed to gender equality. Deutscher Frauenrat Chair Beate von Miquel talks about the demands it is making of the G7 countries.
International Women’s Day

Empowering women worldwide

She only just survived the terror of the IS: Nobel Prize winner Nadia Murad explains how important equality of women worldwide is to secure peace.