The transformation of the BRICS acronym from mere investment term into political grouping is one of the most significant developments in global governance over the past decade, but what does this mean for the future of the international order? Join the discussion April 22 at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.
The Russia-Ukraine conflict reveals a crisis of the broader European security order, argues Thorsten Benner. For the German government and its European and US partners, the diplomacy-cum-sanctions approach to finding a solution to the crisis is the least irrational from a pool of bad options.
Ricardo Soares de Oliveira accounts the fast-changing dynamics of Angola, an important African state that is a key exporter of oil and diamonds and a growing power on the continent. Based on three years of research and extensive first-hand knowledge of Angola, the new book documents the rise of a major economy after one of Africa’s longest and deadliest civil wars.
by Katrin Kinzelbach
by Katrin Kinzelbach, Dingding Chen
by Wolfgang Reinicke
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung