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Volume 6, nº 3 -  April/ May 2016

 

 
  BRICS Policy Center's New Project
 















Get to know BPCs new project and its academic publications Learn more

Access the RADAR Plataforma Socioambiental N. 1 and N. 2. This is a monthly publication focusing on environmental news related to the five BRICS countries. Each month a theme is chosen and news from these countries on the subject will be published. (available in Portuguese only)

RESULTS FROM COP 21 AND THE BASIC PARTICIPATION - This Policy Brief analyses the recent Paris Agreement at the COP 21 summit in December 2015, and the participation of the informal BASIC group (made up of Brazil, South Africa, India and China) in the negotiations. Read here

  Global South Unit for Mediation 

REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND INTERNAL CONFLICT: THE ARAB LEAGUE AND THE ARAB Sahim, aims to explain the underlying and proximate causes of the policies of the Arab League towards Egypt, Tunisia, Libya, Syria, Yemen and Bahrain, seeking to identify the continuity and change in the Arab League policies since the eruption of the Arab Spring Read here


TAKE A LOOK AT THE 10th, 11th and 12th EDITIONS OF THE BI-WEEKLY BULLETIN ABOUT CONFLICTS IN LATIN AMERICA, GSUM RADAR - A publication written in Portuguese and conceived as a platform for monitoring current international processes of negotiation of Latin American conflicts. Read more

UNASUR SECRETARY-GENERAL, PRESIDENT ERNESTO SAMPER, CONFIRMED AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER FOR THE 2016 GSUM WINTER SCHOOL - The GSUM is honored to announce that the 2016 Winter School will count with the participation of President Ernesto Samper Pizano*, who will open the school with the keynote speech “Conflicto y Paz en Suramérica”, taking place on July 12th, 18:00 at the Auditorium B6, at Pontifícia Universidade Católica, Brazil. Learn more

  Events

CHALLENGES FOR NON-STATE ACTORS IN PROTECTING HUMAN RIGHTS DURING CONFLICT RESOLUTION GSUM hosted seminar on challenges for non-state actors in the protection of Human Rights during conflict resolution. Learn more

BPC IN BERLIN - On May, between 12-13, 2016, BPC participated in the Berlin T20 Conference (Think Tanks 20). The event was co-hosted by the German Development Institute (DIE), the Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS) and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES). It was part of the official program of the three Chinese think tanks mandated by their government to lead the T20 process during the country’s G20 presidency in 2016. Yet, from May 11-15, members of the NeST met to discuss upcoming events and research. Learn more

2016 LASA CONGRESS - The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) organized the 2016 LASA Congress, from the 27-30 May 2016, in New York City, United States, in which researchers of the BRICS Policy Center participated. Learn more

  BPC has selected 6 exchange students for internship from PUC-Rio

BRICS Policy Center in partnership with the International Cooperation Central Coordination Office has selected the international students - Every semester, the center opens new opportunities for volunteer internship. The program consists in providing the exchange student an experience that goes beyond the classroom, contributing to a plural and more complete formation. Learn more

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ESPECIALISTAS BRASILEIROS ANALISAM PERFORMANCE DE VLADIMIR PUTIN NA “LINHA DIRETA” - Sputnik Brasil article 
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PROFESSOR DA PUC RIO É NOMEADO CONSELHEIRO DE ÓRGÃO DA ONU PARA A AGENDA 2030 - Read the UN article Read more

RASLAN IBRAHIM, CIENTISTA POLÍTICO: 'A PRIMAVERA ÁRABE NÃO CHEGOU AO FIM' - Read the article of Jornal O Globo Read more

 
 
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 MAPI - Mestrado Profissional em Análise e Gestão de Políticas Internacionais: Resolução de Conflitos e Cooperação para o Desenvolvimento Click here to access

 

 

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       Upcoming Events
 
 

LONDON CONFERENCE

The third annual Chatham House London Conference will take place on Thursday 16 and Friday 17 June 2016, in London.

GSUM TO HOST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MEDIATION ALONGSIDE SWISSPEACE AND CMA

The GSUM, the Centre for Mediation in Africa (CMA/University of Pretoria) and wisspeace (University of Basel associated institute) will jointly host an international conference on mediation from 21-23 June 2016 in Basel, Switzerland

IPS WINTER 
SCHOOL 2016

The second edition of the International Political Sociology (IPS) Winter School 2016, will be held from June 27th to July 8th. 

BRAZILIAN SEMINARS

The PUC-Rio and the Central Coordination of International Cooperation (CCCI) invite to the summer school "Brazilian Seminars", to be held from July 11 to 22.

GSUM WINTER SCHOOL ON INTERNATIONAL MEDIATION 2016

The 3rd edition of GSUM
Winter School will happen between 11 to 21 July, 2016. Check the dates of the public events here.

BRICS SUMMIT 2016

The 8th BRICS Summit will take place in Goa, India, on the 15th and 16th of October.

 

 

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