G20 Summit 2017


Held in Hamburg, Germany, this was the 12th G20 meeting and a first for several world leaders, including US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron.

Set up in the international media centre, the GLI team had firsthand experience of the intense media scrutiny of the event and the impact of the summit in the local community.

The GLI team in Hamburg consisted of George Ashley (Undergradute, East Asian Studies), Lucy Branford-White (PGT, Information School), Professor Hugo Dobson (East Asian Studies), Remi Edwards (Undergraduate, Politics), Johanna Greco (Undergraduate, Economics), Emilija Lazarevic (Undergraduate Law), Helia Nazari (Undergraduate Politics), Henry Poust (PGT, Politics), Joseph Richardson (PGT Politics) and Gregory Stiles (PGR, Politics).