Doctor of Economics, Professor. Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary. Executive director of the National Committee on BRICS Studies in Russia. He is a professional diplomat with decades-long experience in Korean affairs. Mr.Toloraya has published many articles and books on East Asia. In 2007-2008 he was a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC.
The analysis of the Ufa declaration and other summit documents shows that the areas of BRICS cooperation on economic, development, political and humanitarian issues have considerably broadened. The next chaellenge is to translate these words into deedsRead more
Russia is hoping that the BRICS can become a counterweight to the influence of the West, both economically and politically. This year’s summit in Brazil could become a test of that strategyRead more