China focused on the bulk of the meeting and the member states – the United States, France, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, Canada and Germany – now want to show that they are the best ally of the poorest countries compared to the Chinese. Rule.
According to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson, the focus is now on developing countries with the help of green and sustainable development.
– This is not to force our values in other parts of the world. All we have to do as the G7 is show the rest of the world the benefits of democracy, freedom and human rights, ”Boris Johnson told a news conference with reporters after the meeting.
Common Front against China
The wording on the rivalry with China, included in the final declaration, focuses on the member states doing something together to oppose “things that undermine the fair and transparent global economy.” At the same time, it is said to be interested in cooperating with China on global challenges, where consensus can be found.
However, the tone of the final announcement is mild compared to the US involvement in the China issue, but President Joe Biden says he is satisfied.
Countries have also agreed to donate one billion vaccines to poor countries. However, this is a far cry from the 11 billion doses that the WHO believes should vaccinate at least 70 percent of the world’s population, signaling the end of the epidemic.
World leaders have agreed to levy at least 15 percent tax on corporates around the world to prevent them from circulating taxes.
Introduction to the President of the United States
This weekend’s G7 meeting is the first since Joe Biden took office in January.
– The United States has now returned to lead the world with countries that share deep-rooted beliefs, Biden told a news conference after the meeting.