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World 4.0: Between Renaissance and religious wars

Excerpt of the November 2018 edition of LEAP’s confidential bulletin As we’ve said many times before, the historical period of humanity we are going through now is of the same nature as that of the Renaissance, though of greater magnitude. As in the 14th century, new technologies and openness to ...

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A Valentine Gift from South Africa, by Michael Kahn

So what is the state of South Africa, twenty four years into the democratic experiment? As with all questions, the answer differs according to who one asks, and where they stand, the latter being understood both literally and metaphorically. Valentine’s Day 2018 witnessed the grudging resignation of President Jacob Gedleyihlekisa ...

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A reaction to our GEAB article on Petroyuan, by Irina Yarigina: Professor at the Financial University of Moscow

It goes without saying,  that there are several prerequisites for national currencies usage: reliable economic and financial developments, economic demand of the currency, ability of the national currency to perform as the money abroad (payments, savings, exchange base, etc.), low level of transaction costs (favorable conditions for relations), legislation, that ...

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Rising Powers and International Security: the BRICS and the Syrian Conflict, by Adriana Erthal Abdenur

Some rising powers, including the BRICS states (Brazil, Russia, India, China,and South Africa), have openly contested certain international security norms, for instance challenging the tendency to invoke humanitarian protection to carry out military intervention. However, the relevance of rising powers, and especially coalitions of such states, to specific conflicts remains ...

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The BRICS: Aren’t breaking any time soon, by Maiara Folly

By Maiara Folly, member of our Euro-BRICS Young Leaders project for the Diplomatist. In 2009, when Yekaterinburg hosted the inaugural Head of State Summit of the BRIC coalition, the world was facing its most critical financial crisis since the Great Depression of the early 1930s. Despite the turbulent international context, the ...

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Video// Euro-BRICS Conference by LEAP… in 8 minutes!

In the framework of the launching of India’s BRICS presidency and on the occasion of the Euro-BRICS Week in Paris… The Embassy of India in Paris, LEAP and the Euro-BRICS Youth Platform organised a public conference last April 30, topic: Instrumentality of the Euro-BRICS bridging in addressing the challenges of ...

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VIDEO// Public conference: Instrumentality of the Euro-BRICS bridging in addressing the challenges of the multipolar world

In the framework of the launching of India’s BRICS presidency and on the occasion of the Euro-BRICS Week in Paris… The Embassy of India in Paris, LEAP and the Euro-BRICS Youth Platform organised a public conference last April 30, topic: Instrumentality of the Euro-BRICS bridging in addressing the challenges of the multipolar world If you were not able to ...

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Euro-BRICS YLP: When highly educated, interconnected and multipolar youth get to know about Franck Biancheri Network

Euro-BRICS Youth Platform ‪#‎eurobricsyouth‬ : When highly educated and interconnected youth in Brazil, India, China, Russia, South Africa and Europe get to know about Franck Biancheri Network and our Euro-BRICS project, and transfer our principles and methods to the global level. After one whole week (25/04-29/04) of team-building and brainstorming in “La Pepinière” (in ...

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New trends in economic thinking as a result of the multiplication of global players: Public support in turbulent markets, by Dr. Prof. Irina Z. Yarygina

LEAP2020 is happy to share with you an article written by Dr. Prof. Irina Z. Yarygina (Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation) after our second EuroBRICS webinar on Political Anticipation. (cf Report Webinar2) New trends in economic thinking as a result of the multiplication of global players: Public support in ...

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2nd EuroBRICS Webinar on Political Anticipation: executive summary

A few weeks ago took place our 3rd EuroBRICS webinar on Political Anticipation, topic: Evolving Trends in the Multipolar World – Challenges, Risks and Opportunities for our common Future Please find an executive summary of this great session here: Report Webinar2 We discussed challenges, risks and opportunities of the emerging multipolar world ...

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Euro-BRICS Youth launch their Summit’s crowd-funding campaign

This project is very important to LEAP which organised the first edition in Helsinki last June and to this world … as it is being driven into hell by our decision makers’ limited capacity to influence anything on the global stage. With internet and globalisation, we are de facto embarked ...

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