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2 July, 2018
BRICS ministers of Science, Technology and Innovation meet in Durban ahead of BRICS Summit 2018

Minister of Science and Technology Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane will host her counterparts, for the 6th Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Ministerial meeting from 2 - 3 July.

The BRICS STI Ministerial Meeting will be held under the theme: “Leveraging Science, Technology and Innovation through Inclusive Growth and Development”.


2 July, 2018
Minister Ayanda Dlodlo addresses 2nd BRICS Governance Seminar at Sandton Convention Centre, 4 Jul

The Minister for Public Service and Administration, Ms Ayanda Dlodlo, will be presenting her key note address at the 2nd BRICS Governance Seminar at the Sandton Convention Centre.


29 June, 2018
Statement on the Conclusion of the BRICS Security Ministers Meeting

The 8th BRICS National Security Advisors (NSAs) meeting was held on 28 and 29 June 2018 in eThekwini, South Africa. Hon. D. Letsatsi-Duba, Minister of State Security of the Republic of South Africa presided over the meeting.


28 June, 2018
Deputy Minister Mhaule to address youth on the upcoming 10th BRICS Summit

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Reginah Mhaule, will on Friday, 29 June 2018, address youth on the 10th BRICS Summit scheduled to take place in Johannesburg from 25 - 27 July 2018.

The 10th BRICS Summit will take place under the theme “BRICS in Africa: Collaboration for Inclusive Growth and Shared Prosperity in the 4th Industrial Revolution”.


28 June, 2018
The BRICS sectoral meeting went off to a good start achieving its key objectives

The Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Andries Nel officially opened the BRICS sectoral meeting known as the BRICS Friendship Cities and Local Government Cooperation Urbanisation Forum held in East London today, 28 June 2018.


26 June, 2018
Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane addresses BRICS Young Diplomats Forum

Young diplomats from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa will discuss science diplomacy today as part of the BRICS Young Diplomats Forum taking place from 25 to 29 June 2018.


25 June, 2018
Deputy Minister Mhaule to address the meeting of the 4th Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) Young Diplomat Forum

International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Reginah Mhaule will on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, address the meeting of the 4th BRICS Young Diplomats Forum (YDF), scheduled to take place in Pretoria.

The event will take place under the theme “BRICS in Africa: Collaboration for Inclusive Growth and Shared Prosperity in the Fourth Industrial Revolution”.


22 June, 2018
Deputy Minister Mhaule to address BRICS Business Stakeholders

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Reginah Mhaule, will on Friday, 22 June 2018, address business stakeholders in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng, as part of a series of activities linked to South Africa’s role as Chair of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa).


22 June, 2018
Science and Technology hosts third BRICS Young Scientist Forum, 25 - 29 June 2018

South Africa assumed the BRICS rotational Presidency on 1 January 2018 and will host the 10th BRICS Summit in July 2018. In line with the established tradition of previous BRICS Summits, South Africa is hosting a wide range of BRICS activities leading up to and following the Summit, including the 6th BRICS STI Ministerial Meeting and the 8th BRICS STI Senior Officials Meeting.


22 June, 2018
Media Guidelines for the 10th BRICS Summit

South Africa, as Chair of BRICS, will host the Johannesburg Summit at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 25 to 27 July 2018. The theme for the summit is:  BRICS In Africa: Collaboration for Inclusive Growth and Shared Prosperity in the 4th Industrial Revolution


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