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Volume 5, nº 5 - August / September 2015

 

 
  Academic Publications
 
 


THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENDA POST-2015: WHAT ROLE FOR THE BRICS?
This Monitor features reflections upon three fundamental areas as the role of the MDGs in politics and socioeconomic results whithin the BRICS countries; the role of the BRICS in the negotiations around the post-2015 agenda; and the role of the South-South Cooperation (SSC) could assume in the new framework that will emerge from negotiations. 

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THIS WEEK IN BRICS

This week in The BRICS is a weekly publication that brings together a set of news about events and important developments that took place within each BRICS country in the course of the week, providing references for deepening the reader in the various topics mentioned. Click the links below to access documents in PDF format. (Available in Portuguese only). 

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THE GSUM'S 
FELLOWS PRESENTED THE FOLLOWING COLLOQUIUM DURING THEIR FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM AT BPC:

COLLOQUIUM "LEGITIMACY AND RESILIENCE IN NATIONAL DIALOGUE PROCESSES"THE BRICS POLICY CENTER WELCOMES 3 FELLOWS THIS YEAR Read more

COLLOQUIUM "ENGAGING WITH NON-CONVENTIONAL ARMED GROUPS? EXPERIENCES FROM LATIN AMERICA" Read more

COLLOQUIUM "THE ARAB LEAGUE AND THE ARAB SPRING: REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND DOMESTIC CONFLICTS" Read more

  Other GSUM activities 

GSUM TEAM PARTICIPATES OF FLASCO ECUADOR'S III CONGRESS OF SOCIAL SCIENCES Read more

GSUM TEACHES COURSE ON CONFLICT RESOLUTION AND INTERNATIONAL MEDIATION IN RIO BRANCO INSTITUTE / BRAZILIAN MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS 
The GSUM, in partnership with the BPC and through the IRI/PUC-Rio, offered a module on "Conflict Resolution and International Mediation" at the Training Course of Rio Branco Institute (MRE)Read more

  New BPC Partners

BPC AND IRI/PUC-RIO SIGN A NEW PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH WITH THE GERMAN INSTITUTE OF GLOBAL AND AREA STUDIES (GIGA)
The BRICS Policy Center and the Institute of International Relations of PUC-Rio, through the International Cooperation Central Coordination Office (CCCI), signed an additional term of the already existing cooperation agreement, between GIGA and PUC-Rio. Read more

 Other activities and BPC Participations

BPC PARTICIPATES IN A SEMINAR ORGANIZED BY THE ESCOLA SUPERIOR DE GUERRA On September 3rd 2015, the BPC general supervisor, Paulo Esteves, and IRI's professor, Luis Manuel Fernandes, attended a seminar organized by the Escola Superior de Guerra. Read more

BPC PARTICIPATES IN A RECEPTION FOR THE RUSSIAN DELEGATION AT PUC-RIO On September 23rd 2015, the BRICS Policy Center participated in a reception organized by PUC-Rio for Russia Higher School of Economics, from Moscow, Russia, at PUC-Rio.  Read more

BPC RECEIVES REPRESENTATIVES FROM BELGIUM AND NETHERLANDS CONSULATES On September 21, BPC receives representatives from Belgium and Netherlands. Read more

MEETING BETWEEN REPRESENTATIVES OF BPC AND DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES (DI) Paulo Esteves and Manaíra Assunção came together on September 25th morning with representatives from Development Initiatives (DI). Read more

BPC RECEIVES DELEGATION OF AUSTRALIAN STUDENTS On September 23, BPC welcomed a delegation of students from Sydney, Australia's Macquirie University. Read more

    Clippings
 


PROFESSORA ESRA ÇUHADAR EM ENTREVISTA AO JORNAL O GLOBO 
Interview with Professor Esra Çuhadar to O Globo Read more

HÁ PRESSÃO DE EXPORTADORES CHINESES PELA DESVALORIZAÇÃO DO YUAN BPC researcher Paulo Wrobel, comented about trade between Brasil and China este ano to O GloboRead more

JOSE PASCAL ROCHA, MEDIADOR POLÍTICO E PROFESSOR: 'TEM DE APRENDER A VIVER COM ERROS SEM CULPA' GSUM fellow Dr. Jose Pascal da Rocha gave an interview to O Globo. Read more

VENDAS DE MINAS PARA A CHINA DESPENCAM Check the article from Estado de Minas, that BPC researcher Paulo Wrobel talked about trade between Brasil and China Read more

ACORDO NUCLEAR COM O IRÃ Read the article fromIRI's professor and Monica Herz and Mariana Nascimento Plum, advisor of Amazônia Azul Tecnologias e Defesas S.A., published by Estadão Noite. Read more

 
 
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Forum of the Heads of the BRICS Countries Leading Media Outlets

On October 8th, 2015, in Moscow, Russia, will be held the Forum of the Heads of the BRICS Countries Leading Media Outlets, entitled "Towards the creation of a common information space for countries BRICS".

IX Brainstorming Sessions in Dar es Salaam and Strategising Workshop on the Future of Southern Voice Network

Between October 12 and 14, will be held two events in Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) that will include the participation of BPC


XI Convention of the Russian International Studies Association (RISA)

Between October 27 and 28, will be held the IX Convention of the Russian International Studies Association (RISA) on "Multilateral institutions: global vs. efficiency national interests"

 

 

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