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BRICS: The 2013 Durban Summit

Edited by John Kirton and Marina Larionova,
A special section in Invest in South Africa 2013, published by Newsdesk Media, 2013

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Prospects for the BRICS Summit
Marina Larionova and John Kirton, co-directors, BRICS Research Group
BRICS membership: South Africa and the wider continent
Francis A Kornegay, senior research fellow, Institute for Global Dialogue
South Africa's continental agenda for the BRICS Durban Summit
Siphamandla Zondi, director, Institute for Global Dialogue, and honorary professor of politics and development studies, University of South Africa
Enhancing investment among BRICS members and beyond
Catherine Grant-Makokera, economic diplomacy programme head, and Memory Dube, senior researcher, South African Institute of International Affairs
Tackling the challenges of ICT and the internet
Vladimir Orlov, president, PIR Center, editor-in-chief, Security Index Journal, and director, Centre Russe d'Etudes Politiques; and Oleg Demidov, NET Project Coordinator, PIR Center
BRICS on the global frontier: creating space for growth
Yoginder K Alagh, chair, Institute of Rural Management Anand; former minister of power, planning, science and technology, India
Creating a BRICS development bank: prospects and possibilities
H H S Viswanathan, distinguished fellow, Observer Research Foundation
The BRICS group as a crucial locomotive of G20 development
Vadim B Lukov, BRICS sous-sherpa & coordinator for G20 affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation
The BRICS Durban Summit: time for action, not words
Jim O'Neill, retiring chairman, Goldman Sachs

Bonus article

BRICS: analysing the security dimension
Vyacheslav Nikonov, first vice-chairman, State Duma Committee on International Affairs, Russia, chair of the management board, National Committee for BRICS Studies and Russkiy Mir Foundation

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