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Student mobility in Europe and the BRICS: What for ? – A Euro-BRICS perspective Aiming at globalisation, through cultural diversity, based on clear identities

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Position paper in advance of the next Euro-BRICS online meeting on Student Mobility in Europe and the BRICS, crossed visions:  Euro-BRICS online meeting, November 25th.  Europe’s advantage in terms of student mobility programmes is that of time and experience. But BRICS’ student mobility is anchored in XXIst century challenges. Crossed visions ...

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Euro-BRICS joint statement on the Ukrainian crisis – comments and reactions

As the result of our First Euro-BRICS Online Discussion – The impact of the Ukrainian crisis on Euro-BRICS, Euro-U.S. and BRICS’ relations our network of European and BRICS academic professors and researchers, think-tank leaders, journalists, business representatives, civil society representatives, have declared their joint concern with the trends currently at play resulting from ...

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BRICS 2009-2014: Five years of lost opportunities for Europe …


When the BRIC launched their own club in 2009[1], their goal was pretty simple: to provide a group strong enough to initiate and drive the reform of the global governance institutions. This dynamic alliance intended to pursue their adjustment to the new realities of a multi-polar world in which they ...

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Proliferation of Free Trade Agreements and Currency Conflicts


K.N.Harilal, May 23rd 2013, Moscow, 4th Euro-BRICS seminar K.N.Harilal is Coordinator, Research Unit on Local Governments, Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum, India I am extremely happy and feel highly privileged to have got this opportunity to ‘address’ the distinguished participants of the EURO-BRICS conference in spite of my inability to reach Moscow. ...

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Towards a resilient international monetary system to systemic crises


Bruno Paul, May 23rd 2013, Moscow, 4th Euro-BRICS seminar Back in April 2010, the World Bank member countries agreed to change its severely criticized governance. This text has never been ratified by the U.S. Congress. On 03/26/2013 the BRICS countries announced the opening in 2014 of their own development bank, a fund with ...

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Euro-BRICS and Africa-BRICS agendas to increase BRICS global influence [1]

Europe Africa

Prof. Alexander Zhebit, PhD, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil              The impressive facts about the BRICS’ countries GDPs, territories, populations and rates of growth during the last decade or so have been publicized and awed throughout the world community. The so-called emerging giant countries would become leading ...

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Russia hopes BRICS can create a polycentric world


Professor Georgy Toloraya is the Executive Director of the National Committee on BRICS Studies in Russia and associated with the Russkiy Mir Foundation. If one were to ask what the term BRICS represents (probably not a question for the “man on the street” where the acronym remains largely unknown) in the ...

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The Euro-BRICS cooperation, matrix of a new world order


Sylvain Perifel – Shanghai, 06/07/2013 Abstract – As the global systemic crisis currently reshapes the world deep and fast, the distressed global governance dating from the end of WW2 is no more adapted to today’s reality where the role of the United-States has been relativised. However such a governance in ...

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4th seminar – Strategic Note

global gouvernance

Towards a renovated global governance – Peace, Energy, Currencies, Trade : the Euro-BRICS partnership, a condition to a non-conflictual cooperation between world blocks Moscow (MGIMO), May 23-24 2013,  organised by LEAP/E2020 in partnership with MGIMO   Chinese translation of Strategic Note  Portuguese translation of Strategic Note Russian translation of Strategic ...

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Space cooperation between Europe and BRICS countries


 Inventory, Challenges and Opportunities  -  Leiden, May 16th  2013 Space is an important area of ​​cooperation and international partnership. The symposium space on 16 May 2013 was an interdisciplinary event, jointly organized by the International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden Law School and the Department of Latin ...

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3rd seminar – Strategic Note

Meetingroom Cannes

Euro-BRICS 2012-2014 : Towards thematic cooperation networks based on a specific politico-diplomatic Framework Cannes, September 27-28  2012, organised by LEAP in partnership with MGIMO Recommendation to Euro-BRICS leaders: a mini Euro-BRICS Summit, ahead of the G20 summit As a result of the 3rd Euro-BRICS seminar organized by LEAP in partnership with MGIMO in Cannes on September 27-28, ...

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Prospects of a EuroBRICS strategic cooperation: a view from Brazil


Article published in MAP 6, written by Prof Alexander Zhebit PhD in History of international relations and foreign policy, professor of international relations, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro Prospects of a EuroBRICS strategic cooperation: a view from Brazil  A prospect of an economic and political union between the BRICS and ...

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Interview with Franck Biancheri on his view on the future of Europe

Franck Biancheri

During the Agora AEGEE Enschede on May 2nd 2012, late Franck Biancheri accepted the invitation to give a key-not speech. There he presented his vision of Europe’s evolution in the coming decade, and outline what could be a successful European students action regarding EU’s future and the democratization of Euroland. At ...

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MAP 6 – Euro-BRICS Special


Euro-BRICS Partnership : The path to the world after the crisis, by Franck Biancheri With this special MAP issue devoted to future Euro-BRICS co-operation, LEAP/E2020 continues its exploration of the path which leads to the world after the crisis. In this case, with the Euro-BRICS partnership it’s a question of ...

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