6th BRICS summit:
It was hosted by Brazil, as the first host country of the current five-year summit cycle. Host city was Fortaleza. Argentine President Cristina Kirchner was a special guest of the summit.
Date- 14 July 2014–16 July 2014
Core BRICS members:
Brazil —- Dilma Rousseff (President)
Russia —— Vladimir Putin (President)
India ——- Narendra Modi (Prime Minister)
China ——- Xi Jinping (President)
South Africa ——– Jacob Zuma (President)
Business 20 (B20) Australia Summit:
Held in – Sydney
On- 18 July 2014
Chaired by- Richard Goyder, Managing Director and CEO of Wesfarmers.The business leaders of G20 met in this summit.
SAARC Monsoon Initiative Programme National Working Group
Organised in – Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, Held on – 20 June 2014
The monsoon initiative is the part of Thimphu Statement on Climate Change adopted at the16th SAARC summit in Thimphu in 2010.
Organization for Security and Co-operation (OSCE) – Japan Conference
Held in – Tokyo
Date- 17 June 2014
The two-day Conference was hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan.
ATOMEXPO-2014 Nuclear Energy Forum
Date- 9 to 11 June 2014
Held in – Moscow
The first ATOMEXPO was held in 2009 and is an initiative of Russia’s State Nuclear Energy Corporation Rosatom.
40th G-7 summit 2014
Held in- Brussels
Date- 4 June 2014 – 5 June 2014
It was the first time that the EU hosted a G7 summit.
Originally, a G8 summit was scheduled to take place in Sochi (Russia) in early June 2014 under a Russian presidency. Due to the Russian Federation’s violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, the G7 leaders decided to meet in Brussels on 4-5 June 2014 in the G7 format instead.
3rd BIMSTEC summit 2014: Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar)
4th BIMSTEC summit will be held in Nepal.