Dr Tedros at the G20 Summit

7–8 July 2017, Hamburg, Germany

WHO team at G20 Summit in Germany, July 2017

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus led the WHO delegation at the G20 Summit which was held on 7–8 July 2017, in Hamburg, Germany. Dr Tedros participated in all G20 sessions, including deliberations on priorities for health, global growth, trade, sustainable development, climate, energy, partnership with Africa, migration, digitalization, women’s empowerment, and employment.

Dr Tedros and Angela Merkel at G20

In his remarks to G20, Dr Tedros thanked Chancellor Merkel for her leadership in putting health on the G20 agenda.

 Dr Tedros with Emanuel Makron at the G20 Summit in Germany, July 2017

Dr Tedros and France’s President Emmanuel Macron at a break during the G20 Summit proceedings.

Dr Tedros with Turkish Prime Minister at the G20 Summit in Germany, July 2017

Dr Tedros met with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan during G20 Summit to discuss mutual commitment to global health security.

Dr Tedros with US President at the G20 Summit in Germany, July 2017

Dr Tedros meets with the U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump at G20. Joining the conversation is Senegal's President Macky Sall.

 Dr Tedros with Argentina's President at the G20 Summit in Germany, July 2017

Dr Tedros, Argentina's President Macri, and Foreign Affairs Minister Faurie are discussing the plans for 2018 G20 to be hosted by Argentina.

Dr Tedros with Norway's Prime Minister at the G20 Summit in Germany, July 2017

Dr Tedros and Norway's Prime Minister Ema Solberg meet on the margins of the Global Citizen Festival on 6 July about education, health, and women’s empowerment.


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