G7 three-day summit kicks off with pandemic and climate change on the agenda
Photo: EPA Artist Joe Rush created the 'Mount Recyclemore' sculpture of the G7 leaders inspired by Mount Rushmore. The artwork to be seen at Sandy Acres, St Ives, Cornwall is made from discarded electronics illustrating the growing problem of e-waste.

G7 three-day summit kicks off with pandemic and climate change on the agenda

It is the leaders' first in-person meeting in this format in two years

Leaders of the Group of Major Industrialized Nations (G7) are meeting on Friday for a summit that is overshadowed by the coronavirus pandemic, dpa reported. On the first day, leaders are due to discuss recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, focusing on questions such as Covid-19 vaccine donations and financial aid to build vaccine production sites around the world. Britain's PM Boris Johnson is hosting the three-day summit in the coastal village of Carbis Bay.

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