Event

G7 Environment, Energy and Ocean Ministers

Dates: September 19, 2018 - September 21, 2018

Location: Halifax, Canada

The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, and the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, will co-host a meeting of G7 Environment, Oceans and Energy Ministers on the theme of “Working Together on Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy” from September 19 to 21, 2018, in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Participants

Participants in the meetings are G7 Environment, Oceans, and Energy Ministers. Participants may also include representatives of guest countries, international organizations, non-government organizations and engagement groups, by invitation of the Co-Chairs.

Co-chairs

The Co-chairs set the agenda of the ministerial meeting and deliver a summary of the discussions. The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, will chair the discussion sessions on climate change with her G7 counterparts. The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources will chair the discussions sessions on clean energy with his G7 counterparts.

The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Minister McKenna and Minister Sohi, will co-host G7 counterparts for a joint session on Healthy Oceans, Seas and Resilient Communities.