Dilma Rousseff’s BRICS challenge

This week, Dilma Rousseff is in Russia to participate in the 7th BRICS Leaders Summit in the city of Ufa. Together with her visit to Washington D.C., a week earlier, it is the most important week for Brazilian foreign ...


Connecting the Global South: Why the BRICS Academic Forum matters

In May 2009, the Indian government hosted the first BRIC Academic Forum as a preparatory event to produce ideas that would feed into the first BRICS Leaders Summit in Yekaterinburg (Russia) a month later. Since the BRIC's ...


Victory Day Parade points to BRICS grouping’s growing importance for Russia

Friends in need are friends indeed, a saying goes. Yesterday Vladimir Putin, facing the most severe international political isolation in his fifteen years in power, was saved by a relatively small group of state leaders ...


The G7 and the BRICS in the post-Crimea world order

Valdai Paper # 14: The G7 and the BRICS in the Post-Crimea World Order
The 14th Valdai paper “The G7 and the BRICS in the post-Crimea world order” is ...


“The BRICS and the Future of Global Order” by Oliver Stuenkel

The BRICS and the Future of Global Order. By Oliver Stuenkel. Lexington Press, 268 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0739193211 ISBN-10: 073919321X
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"The role and importance of ...


Interview: Why the BRICS will remain an important force in world affairs in 2015 and beyond

By Justin McDonnell March 17, 2015
Oliver Stuenkel is an assistant professor of International Relations at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV) in São Paulo ...


Em Brisbane, países do BRICS reafirmam compromisso de criar banco de desenvolvimento

Oito meses atrás, os ministros de Relações Exteriores dos países do BRICS assinaram uma declaração, em Haia, na Holanda, contra restrições à participação do presidente russo Vladimir Putin na Cúpula do G-20 em ...


Now available: “The BRICS and the Future of Global Order” (Lexington Books)

The BRICS and the Future of Global Order Hardcover. Lexington Books, 2015 by Oliver Stuenkel (Author) 268 pages. Order here ( ISBN-13: 978-0739193211 ISBN-10: 073919321X
The transformation of the BRIC ...


Book chapter: Brazil, South American Regionalism and Re-defining the ‘Atlantic Space’

Laying the Brics of a New Global Order. from Yekaterinburg 2009 to Ethekwini 2013, by Francis a. Kornegay (Editor), Narnia Bohler-Muller (Editor), Africa Institute of South Africa (21 Oct 2013), 480 pages. U$ 51.26 ...


In Brisbane, BRICS reaffirm commitment to establish joint development bank

Almost exactly eight months ago, the BRICS countries' foreign ministers issued a statement in The Hagueopposing restrictions on the participation of Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 Summit in Australia. At the ...