Students from the Faculty of Social Sciences attended the G7 meeting in Taormina, Italy, working as Policy Analysts for the Global Policy Journal.

G7 Banner 2017

Dr Garrett Brown (Politics) and Professor Hugo Dobson (East Asian Studies) led a team of seven students to the G7 Summit in Taormina, Italy.  Rachael Bunyan (Politics, Undergraduate), Adam Coles (Sheffield Methods Institute, Postgraduate), Jack Hunnaball (Politics, Undergraduate), Dinora Kruja (Politics, Undergraduate), Yuma Osaki (Law, Postgraduate), Dale Riahi (Management, Undergraduate) and Joanna Weir (Politics, Postgraduate) were based at the International Media Centre at this 43rd meeting of the G7 where they followed developments at this first time G7 summit for British Prime Minister Theresa May, French President Emmanuel Macron, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, and U.S. President Donald Trump.

GLI Team at G7 in Taormina 2017

Students worked as policy analysts, writing policy briefs and blogs for the Global Policy Journal, pertaining to discussions held at sessions at the summits. The following were published by the Global Policy Journal.

Policy Briefs: