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    • Congratulations on well-deserved recognition to Prof Sitas for the Order of Mapungubwe A hearty congratulations to Prof Ari Sitas on being awarded the National Order of Mapungubwe. The Order of Mapungubwe is granted by the South African Presidency – presented by President Cyril Ramaphosa, for achievements in the international area which have served South Africa’s interests. Prof Sitas is being celebrated as a social scientist and a …
    • Video Clips: 10th BRICS Academic Forum Interviews from the 10th BRICS Academic forum held at the Sandton International Convention Centre between the 28th – 31st of May 2018: Minister Naledi Pandor’s interview with CNBC Prof. Sitas CNBC Power lunch interview Prof. Sitas interview with the SABC
    • Media Statement: Civil BRICS Summit 2018 On 25-26 June 2018, civil society organisations (CSOs) will host the Civil BRICS Summit ahead of the BRICS Summit at the offices of the National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences for a two-day meeting.   This is the culmination of several consultations that took place at a provincial level in South Africa. This included …
    • Meeting of the BRICS Ministers of Foreign Affairs/International Relations o4 June 2018 The Ministers of Foreign Affairs/International Relations of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the Republic of India, the People’s Republic of China and the Republic of South Africa, met on 4 June 2018 in Pretoria, South Africa. The Ministers reflected on the importance of this year marking a decade of BRICS Summits, …