loader

Head of WHO met with Trudeau at the G20 summit

  • Head of WHO met with Trudeau at the G20 summit

Hamburg: The head of the World Health Organization, Dr. Tedros Adhan Gebraesus, met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the G20 summit.

"Dr. Tedros and the WHO delegation met with Prime Minister Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire at the G20 summit. They discussed how to improve the health of women in countries that are developing, "the WHO's Twitter account said.

Today, July 7, in Hamburg, the leaders of the G20 countries began their summit.

The summit will be attended by US President Donald Trump, British Prime Minister Teresa Mei, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron, Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the head of China Xi Jinping, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Argentine President Mauricio Macri, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Brazilian President Michel Temer, Indonesian President Joko Vidodo , Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, Russian President Vladimir Putin, South African President Jacob Zuma, South Korean President Mun Jain.

Saudi Arabia will be represented at the summit not by King Salman ibn Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, but by Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan. Also in the G20 summit will be attended by the President of the European Council Donald Tusk and the head of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker. Among the invited participants are the leaders of the Netherlands, Spain, Senegal, Singapore, Vietnam and Guinea.

The summit will be held on July 7 and 8.

"The Big Twenty" is a club of leaders of states with the most developed and developing economy in the world. Together, the G20 represents 85% of the world's gross national product, 75% of world trade (including trade within the EU) and two-thirds of the world's population.