Ambassador Yang said that Brazil is the chairman of the BRICS
countries this year.
These discussions and announcements were made during the 5th BRICS
Minister of Environment Meeting which was preceded by a two-day meeting of BRICS
Joint Working Group on Environment.
The association of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS
) has been fairly understated but it is nevertheless emerging as a powerful new force in global investment and finance.
Africa outreach dialogue forum was attended by BRICS
Bloc leaders including President of Russia Mr Vladimir Putin, China president, Mr Xi Jinping, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa, India prime minister, Mr Narendra Modi and Brazil president Mr Michel Temer and several African heads of government and regional bodies.
Against this backdrop, the BRICS
took it upon themselves to pursue "outside options," by establishing the New Development Bank and the Contingent Reserve Arrangement in 2014.
After all, while the Brics
still emphasise the importance of multilateralism, it is clear that they are not wedded to the current international order.
In this context, the objective of the present article is to evaluate the threats and risks facing Brazil as a BRICS
member and to consider the limitations that, in view of such risks, should be considered for the formulation of the group's agenda.
Pese a las turbulencias economicas de 2007, con la crisis inmobiliaria, el brexit y el triunfo de Donald Trump en Estados Unidos en 2016, el BRICS
se mantiene en una ruta favorable que ha comenzado a llamar la atencion de otras naciones que buscan en un sistema autonomo la posibilidad de sortear la dureza del estilo de gobierno trumpista.
"We must redouble our efforts to usher in the second golden decade of BRICS
cooperation," Xi told leaders of Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa at the summit in the southeastern city of Xiamen, Fujian Province.
Xi raised his vision to 'comprehensively deepen' BRICS
partnership, including seeking practical results in economic cooperation, strengthening complementarity of development strategies and making the international order more just and equitable.
Despite the achievements the bloc has made, the potential for cooperation has yet to be fully unleashed, Xi said while addressing the opening of the ninth BRICS
summit in the southeastern city of Xiamen.
Compared to the G-7, which is regarded as the elite hegemony of the West, the BRICS
have insisted on three key elements i.e.