G7 Summit 2015 in Schloss Elmau

Key topics for the summit

The G7 Summit 2015 in Schloss Elmau will focus on the global economy as well as on key issues regarding foreign, security and development policy. Additionally the UN conferences to be held in 2015 as well as the post-2015 agenda will be discussed.

Other key issues they will be addressing include

  • Protection of the marine environment, marine governance and resource efficiency
  • Antibiotic resistance, neglected and poverty-related diseases, and Ebola
  • Retail and supply chain standards, and
  • Empowering self-employed women and women in vocational training

The leaders of the G7 countries will also discuss energy security, including as part of the Rome G7 Energy Initiative. The G7 Energy Initiative for Energy Security was launched at a meeting of the energy ministers of the G7 countries held in Rome in May 2014, at which agreement was reached on more joint measures to boost energy security. The leaders of the G7 countries then approved the principles of and measures under the Rome G7 Energy Initiative at their summit in June 2014.

In addition, they will continue the ongoing G7 process in regard to development policy.

The President of the United states learned some German to greet the people in Krün.
(Präsident Obama sprach ein paar Wörter Deutsch)
Er sagte:“ Grüß Gott.“
( how people greet in Bavaria)
”Vielen Dank.”
Thank you very much)