International events

Y20 Youth Summit

The Y20 Russia Youth Summit was held in St. Petersburg in 2013. The Summit’s Secretariat consisted of students and alumni from St. Petersburg State University, Moscow State University, Moscow State Institute of International Relations, and other leading Russian universities that had taken part in previous summits. The 2013 Summit welcomed 106 bright young participants from every G20 country and a number of other invited nations. During the Summit, delegates developed their own joint position on the issues being discussed by G20 leaders and announced their decisions in a final communiqué. After the Summit, the heads of the delegations were invited to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin.