Schedule of Major Meetings of the Group of 77 in 2016
Meeting Date Venue
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 (from South Africa to Thailand) 12 January 2016 New York
Roundtable on Sufficiency Economy: An Approach to Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals 28-29 February 2016 Bangkok
Meeting of Experts on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Sustainable Development for South-South Cooperation 1-2 March 2016 Bangkok
Forty-seventh Meeting of the Chairs/Coordinators of the Chapters of the Group of 77 11 March 2016 Bangkok
Meeting on Investment for Sustainable Development 4-5 May 2016 Bangkok
Sufficiency Economy Philosophy in Business: A G-77 Forum on the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals 1-2 June 2016 Bangkok
Thirty-first Meeting of the Committee of Experts of the Perez-Guerrero Trust Fund for South-South Cooperation 26-29 July 2016 New York
Twenty-eighth Annual Meeting of Senior Officials of the Group of 77 22 September 2016 New York
Fortieth Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 23 September 2016 New York



Previous Major Meetings of the Group of 77
Meeting Date Venue
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 (from South Africa to Thailand) 12 January 2016 New York
Thirty-ninth Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 24 September 2015 New York
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 (from the Plurinational State of Bolivia to South Africa) 8 January 2015 New York
Thirty-eighth Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 26 September 2014 New York
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 (from Fiji to the Plurinational State of Bolivia) 8 January 2014 New York
Election of the Chair country of the Group of 77 for the year 2014 7 November 2013 New York
Thirty-seventh Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 26 September 2013 New York
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 (from Algeria to Fiji) 15 January 2013 New York
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 11 January 2012 New York
Thirty-fifth Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 23 September 2011 New York
Thirty-fourth Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 28 September 2010 New York
Ministerial Forum on Water 23-25 February 2009 Muscat, Oman
Twelfth Session of the Intergovernmental Follow-up and Coordination Committee on Economic Cooperation among Developing Countries (IFCC-XII) 10-13 June 2008 Yamoussoukro, Cte d'Ivoire
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 (from Pakistan to Antigua and Barbuda) 11 January 2008 New York
31st Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 27 September 2007 UN Headquarters, New York
41st Meeting of the Chairmen/Coordinators of the G-77 Chapters 26-27 February 2007 Rome, Italy
Handover Ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 10 January 2007 UN Headquarters, New York
30th Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 22 September 2006 UN Headquarters, New York
Meeting of the Ministers of Science and Technology of the Group of 77 3 September 2006 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Special Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 29 May 2006 Putrajaya, Malaysia
Second South Summit 12-16 June 2005 Doha, Qatar
IFCC-XI 21-23 March 2005 Havana, Cuba
High-level Forum on Trade & Investment 5-6 December 2004 Doha, Qatar
40th Anniversary of the G-77 11-12 June 2004 So Paulo, Brazil
High-level Conference on Science & Technology 27-30 October 2002 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
IFCC-X 18-22 August 2001 Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
The South Summit of the Group of 77 10-14 April 2000 Havana, Cuba