G7: In a World of Plenty, Why do we Have Famine?
This marks Kenya's first appearance at the summit of global leaders, along with Nigeria, Ethiopia and Tunisia. The Group of Seven is an informal bloc of industrialised nations that include the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the UK who meet annually to discuss issues of global importance. Trade and climate change will feature on the agenda.
The finance ministers' meeting preceded the meeting of heads of state that takes place on 26 and 27 May 2017.