At the invitation of Federal Minister of Health Hermann Gröhe, the first Meeting of Health Ministers of the Group of Twenty, leading industrialised and emerging economies and the European Union (G20), took place in May 2017.
Pandemic outbreaks are huge challenges for the global community. Therefore, one priority of the German G20 presidency is global health. This is also the topic of the film showing impressions from the G20 Summit.
The heads of state and government of the G20 underlined their joint final declaration of "Shaping an interconnected world", highlighting the important results of the G20 health ministry meeting in Berlin
The national Public Health and Veterinary Public Health-Institutes of the G20 countries met for the first time in Berlin. The meeting is a result of the declaration of the G20 health ministers in Berlin in May 2017.