Japan approves venues for G-7 ministerial meetings in 2023


Prime Minister Fumio Kishida arrives at his office in Tokyo on September 16, 2022. (Kyodo)

TOKYO (Kyodo) — Japan on Friday approved the venues for next year’s Group of Seven ministerial meetings. The G-7 summit is to be held in Hiroshima, one of two Japanese cities devastated by atomic bombs in the final days of World War II.

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida represents a constituency in the city in western Japan.

Here is a list of the 14 locations where G-7 ministerial meetings will be held.


Overseas — Karuizawa, Nagano Prefecture

Finance — Niigata, Niigata Prefecture

Science, technology — Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture

Gender Equality — Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture

Internal Affairs, Security — Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture

Digital technology — Gunma Prefecture

Commerce — Osaka Prefecture

Education — Toyama and Ishikawa Prefectures

Health — Nagasaki, Nagasaki Prefecture

Work, employment — Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture

Agriculture — Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture

Climate, energy, environment — Sapporo, Hokkaido

Transportation — Shima, Mie Prefecture

Urban — Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture


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