Shinzo Abe’s Developed Country Diplomacy
By Shin Kawashima
The Japanese prime minister has had his achievements, and some misfires.
EU’s Strategic Balance Between the G7 and the G20
By Shi Zhiqin
The upcoming Hangzhou G20 summit is an important opportunity for European leaders.
G7 Falters on Growth Test
The summit failed to endorse coordinated action, but did make progress on trade and tax.
G7 Summit in Japan: Another Milestone for Global Health
By Yasumasa Nagamine
"The Ise-Shima Summit is an ideal opportunity for the G7 to advance international engagement for health-related SDGs."
Energy and the G7: Overcoming Antagonism and Isolationism
By Nobuo Tanaka
The coming G7 summit in Ise-Shima is an opportunity to overcome international antagonism and isolationism.
What to Expect From Obama's Hiroshima Visit
By Yuki Tatsumi
Japan will need to be careful not to let Obama's visit overshadow the G7 Summit.
Obama to Make Historic Visit to Hiroshima
By Catherine Putz
Both domestic and international audiences will be watching the visit for an apology.
G7 2016 Summit to Be Held at Site of Mie’s Ise Shrine
By Kyla Ryan
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hopes to send a message with the choice of location.