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TOYAKO, Hokkaido — Various nongovernmental organizations expressed deep disappointment Wednesday over the G8 summit, which ended without any concrete goals or commitments and left much unfinished business for next year’s meeting in Italy.

This year’s summit was a step backward from last year’s in Heiligendamm, Germany, said Yurika Ayukawa, vice chairwoman of the 2008 G8 Summit NGO Forum.

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