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Insider/Outsider Politics and Member Country Agendas Are Likely to Shape Summit’s Outcomes

The draft agenda (PDF) of this week’s BRICS summit in Johannesburg reveals an event split between intra-group discussions early on and a wider group of participants on the last day.

The first two days are dominated by core BRICS issues, including engagement with the group’s New Development Bank and the BRICS Business Council.

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