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Africa’s pre-eminent peacemaker? An appraisal of South Africa’s peacemaking role in the Democratic Republic of Congo
MONUSCO by United Nations Photo with CC licence from flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/un_photo/14549139814/in/photolist-oaE9ob-oauEwz-oaHpSu-oczajX-cuMsr9-cuMuYJ-ovmGrm-ovmGHJ-ovn6w7-oKPAkS-oMPDYY-oLrnaM-oLrMwx-aNfy8D-7JZL8q-7jHDUD-fEkU7F-5XkYi8-6R5RbT-8GV7Ux-dTRGLX-pkkAZ4-p47VJ9-pkkAN2-pkkAUV-p48JWc-p48u11-pkkB54-p47VvU-pkA6Lf-qmRohx-7JVv3P-oLHgTr-oudQuW-oudvGg-oJFsi1-oLFuLG-oudRbf-oudPjE-oudPQE-oudr1U-oLFkzW-oLFkdy-dUSyWX-dzSXNP-dzSXJv-kTCmMf-djceVy-obxMQp-nU4que Milfrid Tonheim , Gerrie Swart 6 February 2015
This report examines SA’s agency and credentials as peacemaker in Africa through a case study of the countr... more  
African development: what role do the rising powers play?
Bilateral talks held ahead of the Sixth BRICS Summit_14 Jul 2014 by GovernmentZA with CC Licence from flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/governmentza/14659194755/in/photolist-jsUm4C-okocTa-jsSkvZ-jsSmPv-o48WSp-jWHkeA-jWFD9B-jWHmgA-o5iZvK-jWHmtQ-omzEDq-oimrtJ-okbFQq-oycALD-ozXgKX-owaHBj-oyaMmh-oyaMq5-nJvCfh-nJvCjA-oThduc-oThdmr Elling N. Tjønneland 23 January 2015
This report seeks to better understand the role of the BRICS countries and other rising powers in Africa’s... more  
Conflicting dilemmas: economic growth, natural resources and indigenous populations in South America
Mining in the high Andes Peru by Matthew Burpee with CC license from Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/mburpee/3016820939/in/photolist-5AzZL8-2x9DXw-4ww5NV-2x5hgF-2x9CVC-2x9Dcm-4wA4h5-qtK4C-2x5hXH-qtK4y-3YPvR5-qtK4w-4ym3h7-31dV9g-7rutBS-6HPouy-7pxSoB-edZBFq-oqayax-iZAvwo-ftJ6Ar-6n19va-56y6-bemAjV-fmAYyz-7pBPXN-fm9uft-dtLBKP-obU5w-afGzZ-fVewBQ-5NZQVm-5XJ3kp-ourgzu-5u18Ud-5NVyEr-5NZQFQ-5NVyiF-5NZPzU-5NZPn7-5NZQo7-5NVzJk-dKauA-bs7V2H-ogvw5A-hQxnSc-edTVFP-fipD4L-5XNiaY-fkzYmm/ María A. Guzmán-Gallegos 3 November 2014
South American countries have experienced impressive economic growth in the last two decades. This growth,... more  
Brazil’s involvement in peacekeeping operations: the new defence-security-foreign policy nexus
MINUTSAH Force Commander and U.S. Lt. Greneral Brief Press in Cité Soleil by United Nations Photo with CC license from Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/un_photo/4305132312/in/photolist-7yqVRb-okX5kG-7xk1qp-i8sExz-dWNY4Z-7ybgJ5-7Cwx9M-7E2XTU-o9hQYz-oqvck8-mdFv5Y-mdExGx-mdEyE4-mdEwMr-mdExn4-mdFsJq-7CAnvC-7y5bSg-8ZM6Eu-7y5bSz-7CAntW-7ybgHL-axgHci-bCmvCF-dq7Uwe-8Xo5LW-8ZJ5Vv-8ZJ38M-8ZJ5di-8ZM8Qh-8ZBfou-nKW5Qh-o5cNhk-axjo6U-bpmhYG--------nKWV9i-bCgbJn-bppfgJ-bCgd6x-bpmibY-bpmizY-dq8jXW-dq8aV4 Monica Hirst , Reginaldo Mattar Nasser 30 September 2014
This report addresses Brazilian involvement in peacekeeping operations (PKOs) as a challenging learning pro... more  
South America’s economic and political landscape: recent developments and trends
Politics on bikes by hollywoodsmile310 with CC license from Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/keishaf/5094472647/in/photolist-8Lbvei-6ifdCg-8CVWHn-cXJDnC-cXxAb9-ath3oo-8HbRzZ-cXGP7Q-cXGP2W-cXHB3f-cXHAK1-cXHAXm-cXHBeJ-cXxzXQ-cXHAGw-cXGP5y-cXHGx1-cXGPaN-Q7Kza-cXxA6m-cXJDzL-cM3MZG-cM5qYS-cM3N5j-cM5qJE-cM5qTN-cM5rob-cM5qNG-cM3N91-cM5rho-cM5r6b-cM3M9y-mh3udM-cM3MV7-cM3MQj-cM3MeY-cM3Mmh-cM3MJU-6A9Pky-cM3MqL-cM3MA7-cM3MwG-7xqkYp-9L38u3-8NTHbL-c1f5JC-qheek-fcRtz-9WcXj1-8Bgeax Alcides Costa Vaz 17 September 2014
South America has experienced important domestic political and economic changes while facing important exte... more  
Israel and the BRICS
Israel's Economic and Political Outlook Benjamin Netanyahu by World Economic Forum with CC license from Flickrhttps://www.flickr.com/photos/worldeconomicforum/12101882633/in/photolist-jrpj5R-jsFy5E-jsCoJv-jsEmF7-jsFwH1-jsFvPY-jsEgp5-jsFyKh-jsDLn6-jsEirw-jsFDCJ-jrnPFv-jrrghA-jrr8GT-jrpPEJ-jrrDi7-jrpBaV-jrt7B5-jrpCxp-nRZA98-o7K8U5-o6yAXE-aBA6JJ-bF76ms-p9GXqx-oSde1j-bu5hTE-k4aHAm-mWdccp-opHAHj-jsDSQg-jsDDAv-jsFzd1-jsEnss-jsEfHq-jsEcSq-jsDQ5r-jsCiSB-jsDNNP-jsDTC8-jsDCEx-jsFHLd-jsDBUV-oStDWG-iQt5R8-nzgbnp-nU6FM2-o9RE6M-o9RE8k-o9RE8R Yossi Alpher 16 September 2014
Israel's growing economic and security links with BRICS members Russia, India and China reflect Jerusalem's... more  
Turkey’s new focus on Africa: causes and challenges
https://www.flickr.com/photos/52845287@N07/4886366194/in/photolist-nb9jov-ndbGTi-nb9FjD-8m21HJ-72ccPo-8rMUr1-ogkPVj-7J5v7t-7FNuxJ-8L6C8-5pBsYW-cneDrm-cneJY3-cneyao-cneF9L-cneC5s-buerKo-bH9gpz-7EUT45-7EUSM7-7EUShs-7EUSJd-7EUTaf-7ER1Ln-7EUSXj-7ER2p4-7EUSuq-7ER2dF-7ER1Wn-7ER1HF-7EUSef-7ER1Pa-7ER22H-7EUSBJ-5y39Jf-6FzKoy-7J5pmk-cnfU3j-77nLgz-5xXLLM-5y38rf-5xXLhn-5y37Bh-5y3aCC-5xXM5x-5xXKni-5xXLsV-5y3aSo-5y3ajQ-5xXJV6/ Daniela Nascimento , Ali Bilgic 3 September 2014
Although Turkey had no past colonial involvement with African countries, there has been an increasing reviv... more  
Russia’s development assistance, with a focus on Africa
https://www.flickr.com/photos/theroadtothehorizon/2177872721/in/photolist-4juqxW-9xLqSb-4jrE4g-4juoRQ-kJh9Mg-9mMHMq-4jsaFF-4ja7zP-dkNDqW-eiS5gH-7xk1qp-4jrySn-4juvEd-4jqso2-dkNCbG-dkNANr-dkNCum-dkND4Y-dkNCAS-dkNBfH-kJgwJM-7GGHV1-k38u2X-4rLKLd-nXwWmb-4jeiU7-3VafQM-4jwevW-4LYC62-4sFAdD-4ja7z8-4jrDnv-4jeaEJ-4jfdo9-4jfdrf-4jrGuT-kJh9zc-4jw1rb-4iMjy9-kJh978-kJiDKf-4iMjvq-4juqqC-3VaitR-3VakAF-4jrDzX-4jvGUf-eiXNfE-efsosS-k5sjWT Andrey Makarychev , Licínia Simão 29 August 2014
This policy brief explains Russia’s development assistance policy – mainly towards Africa – as an effect of... more  
African emerging powers
Seeing cement sales soar by Simon Davis_DFID with CC licence from Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/dfid/8756740467/in/photolist-9wkRGz-nfGU4s-f9YdNk-ekNzRV-53RnBG-97bUpi-FUs4k-TiYpg-6nWqKZ-kHLq6c-kHP3wM-kHLZX2-kHRav1-kHR4Q3-kHQhRg-kHQkz1-kHPFL4-kHNMsr-kHQKdT-kHQdKj-kHSjdj-kHTsaE-kHLnzk-kHNWYw-kHNdyx-kHSnoY-kHLZtg-kHPCBZ-kHMrfV-kHQg98-kHRTWx-kHRmkP-kHTrCh-kHQHZv-kHMrQ2-kHMwVn-kHNcNV-kHSi9f-kHQh7R-kHP5Jx-kHRVjx-kHTtY9-kHP39S-kHLm7R-kHNgnP-kHTr6q-kHMVp1-kHMXxu-kHP3FJ-kHP29g Teresa Almeida Cravo , Daniela Nascimento , David J. Hornsby , Sofia José Santos 4 July 2014
The African subcontinent’s most assertive players have been capitalising on their natural wealth and recent... more  

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