The G7 Foreign Ministers' Meeting is one of the ministerial meetings held in conjunction with the G7 Summit, and its significance is that it forms the basis for discussions at the Summit. The Foreign Ministers of the G7 countries, along with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy attend the meeting to exchange frank views on the latest international affairs.
The Nagano Promotion Council for the G7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting was established to promote our public private partnership for welcoming delegates and successfully host the G7 Foreign Minisiters’ Meeting. We also aim to enhance the significance of the meeting in Nagano by conducting related events.
Title of the meeting: G7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Karuizawa, Nagano
Dates: From Sunday, April 16 to Tuesday, April 18, 2023
Location: Karuizawa Town, Nagano Prefecture
Meeting venue：The Prince Karuizawa
International Media Center：Kazakoshi Park Gymnasium
Access to Kazakoshi Park: https://www.kazakoshi-park.jp/access/
Participating countries: Japan (G7 Presidency), France, United States, United Kingdom, Germany,Italy, Canada and European Union
Source: Website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
Traffic Control and Security Measures for the G7 Foreign Ministers' Meeting
April 16 (Sun)–April 18 (Tues)
・Vehicles and pedestrians will be restricted in the following streets and area.
・For residents and workers in the pass-required area, Karuizawa Town will issue the pass.
・To enter the pass-required area, please access from 1 to 3.
・Other streets may be restricted temporaliy too. Please follow the instruction and guidance by the police.
The streets, area and time for control may be changed.
Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza will be closed from April 16, Sun to April 18, Tue.
For inquiry and information about policing
Nagano Prefecture Police G7 Summit Division TEL 026 233 0110
Traffic Control and Security Measures (PDF,443KB)
Streets Closed and Detours Plan (PDF,3.2MB)