G7 Presidency

Canada is proud to hold the G7 Presidency from January 1 to December 31, 2018, and will use this opportunity to showcase both its domestic and international priorities. As the G7 president, Canada is responsible for hosting and organizing the G7 Summit that will take place in Charlevoix from June 8-9, 2018.

Discover more about Canada’s Presidency and the 2018 G7 Summit.

The 2018 G7 Summit is being hosted by Canada in Charlevoix, Quebec, from June 8-9.

Stay up-to-date on the events leading up to the 2018 G7 Summit.

Learn more about the five important themes that will guide Canada’s 2018 G7 Presidency.

Who are the G7 and what happens at the G7 Summit?

Find out a little more about the G7 Leaders.

Take a historical look at past G7 Summits hosted by Canada.

Learn more about the Gender Equality Advisory Council (“The Council”) and its mandate during Canada’s G7 Presidency.

Canada's Presidency by the numbers

Canada's Presidency by the numbers

Canada’s Presidency by the numbers

  • 7th summit hosted by Canada
  • 365 days of Canadian G7 Presidency
  • 1 Leaders’ Summit
  • 4 ministerial events; 9 Canadian ministers
  • More than 30 G7 related meetings
  • 1st ever Gender Equality Advisory Council
  • Gender equality and the empowerment of women is at the heart of Canada’s G7 Presidency
  • 5 major themes
    • Advancing gender equality and women’s empowerment
    • Investing in growth that works for everyone
    • Building a more peaceful and secure world
    • Working together on climate change, oceans and clean energy
    • Preparing for jobs of the future