Important Summits held in 2014

  1. BRICS Summit (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.):
    • 5th Summit 2013 : Durban (South Africa)
    • 6th BRICS Summit 2014: to be held in Fortaleza, Brazil from 15‐17 July 2014
    • Next 7th BRICS Summit to be held in Ufa, Russia
  2. BIMSTEC Summit:
    • 3rd BIMSTEC summit 2014: Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar)
    • 4th BIMSTEC summit will be held in Nepal.
  3. Nuclear Security Summit:
    • 2nd Summit 2012 – Seoul, South Korea.
    • 3rd Summit 2014 – Hague, Netherland
    • 4th Summit 2016 – United States
  4. G8 Summit:
    • 39th Summit 2013: United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)
    • G‐8 Countries: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, Britain and US.
  5. 40th G‐7 summit 2014 held at Brussels.
  6. G20 Summit:
    • G‐20 meeting (2014) of Finance ministers and central bank governors held in Sydney (Australia).
    • G20 Leaders Summit (2014) will be held in Brisbane, Queensland Australia, in
      November 2014.
  7. SAARC Summit:
    • 3rd SAARC ministerial meet on poverty alleviation 2013 Kathmandu (Nepal)
    • 18th SAARC Summit 2014‐ Kathmandu (proposed)
  8. NATO Summit:
    • NATO Summit 2014 will be held in Britain. (Britain last hosted the summit in 1990, when Margret Thatcher was Prime Minister).
  9. IBSA Summit:
    • India will host the next summit of IBSA (India, Brazil, South Africa) in New Delhi in 2015.
  10. Other Summits
    • 18th BASIC Ministerial Meeting held in New Delhi.
    • BASIC – (Brazil, South Africa, India and China)
      Note: 17th Meeting on Climate Change was held in Hanzghou, China
    • ASEAN foreign-minister-meeting held in Myanmar
    • Fifth Indo-US Strategic Dialogue held in New Delhi during which the two sides discussed “transformative initiatives” in key areas of security and energy.
    • 3rd India-Africa Summit will be held in New Delhi.
    • 6th International Nuclear Energy Forum ATOMEXPO-2014 held in Moscow.
    • World Economic Forum 2014: held in Abuja (Nigeria).
      Bharti Enterprises founder and Chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal co– chair this year’s edition of the World Economic Forum on Africa.