BRICS SUMMIT 2020
The 2020 BRICS summit was the planned twelfth annual BRICS summit, an international relations conference was attended by the heads of state or heads of government of the five member states Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa. The meeting was originally scheduled to take place in Saint Petersburg from July 21 to 23, 2020 but was postponed indefinitely due to the outbreak of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The BRICS Summit was held virtually on Nov 17, 2020.The summit’s agenda included Intra-BRICS co-operation, key global issues such as reforming the multilateral system, measures to mitigate the impact of the pandemic, counter-terrorism co-operation, trade, health, and energy.
The following topics were discussed:
● key global issues such as reforming the multilateral system
● measures to mitigate the impact of the pandemic
General BRICS Information:
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