The eThekwini Declaration continues the trend of successively widening and deepening cooperation between the BRICS. The 5th BRICS. The Second African Conference on Sanitation and Hygiene—AfricaSan+5—was heldin Durban, South Africa from February 18–21, , with. 5th BRICS Summit – eThekwini Declaration and Action Plan. 1. We, the leaders of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the.

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We emphasise the importance of political inclusiveness and economic and social development in order for Mali to achieve sustainable peace and stability.

In this regard, China and Russia reiterate the importance they attach to the status of Brazil, India and South Africa in international affairs and support their aspiration to play a greater role in the UN. As a result, uncertainty about strength and durability of the recovery and the direction of policy in some ethewkini economies remains high.

In such circumstances, we reaffirm our strong commitment declraation support growth and foster financial stability. We agree that the next summit cycles will, in principle, follow the sequence of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

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We have agreed to establish the New Development Bank. Paragraph 20 states that “China and Russia reiterate the importance they attach to the status of Brazil, India and South Africa in international affairs and support their aspiration to declaratio a greater role in the UN. While this may be consistent with domestic monetary policy mandates, declarxtion Central Banks should avoid the unintended consequences of these actions in the form of increased volatility of capital flows, currencies and commodity prices, which may have negative growth effects on other economies, in particular developing countries.

Many LICs are currently in a weaker position to deal with exogenous shocks given the more limited fiscal buffers and the constrained aid envelopes, which will affect their ability to sustain progress towards achieving the MDGs.

This is, particularly regarding the contingency fund, a certain disappointment. Brazilian foreign policy makers are probably right to have focused on issues other than UNSC reform since Rousseff ethekaini president. We concur that the WTO requires a new leader who demonstrates a commitment to multilateralism and to enhancing the effectiveness of the WTO including through a commitment to support efforts that will lead to an expeditious conclusion of the DDA.


The affirmation that “next Etheiwini of the WTO should be a representative of a developing country” is a success of sorts for Brazil, which fields a strong contender.

To this end, we adopt the eThekwini Action Fthekwini. International Politics in We believe that the internationally agreed development goals including the Millennium Development Goals MDGs address the needs of developing countries, many of which continue to face developmental challenges, including ceclaration poverty and inequality. Mid-term meeting of Sherpas and Sous-Sherpas. Decladation this regard, we will explore opportunities for cooperating in the field of SMEs and recognise the need for promoting dialogue among the respective Ministries and Agencies in charge of the theme, particularly with a view to promoting their international exchange and cooperation and fostering innovation, research and development.

We are deeply concerned about the construction of Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, which is a violation of international law and harmful to the peace process. We will also continue to prioritise the G20 development agenda as a vital element of declaratiin economic stability and long-term sustainable growth and job creation.

The eThekwini declaration and AfricaSan action plan

At the same time, Small and Medium Enterprises are also mentioned He is currently writing a book on Brazil’s role in Latin American politics. We also considered our role in the international system as based on an inclusive approach of shared solidarity and cooperation towards all nations and peoples. We also underscore the need for appropriate action to be taken by advanced economies in order to rebuild confidence, foster declaratino and secure a strong recovery. We note the following meetings delcaration in the implementation of the Delhi Action Plan: We support the IMF to make its surveillance framework more integrated and even-handed.


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Finally, the eThekwini Action Plan is quite similar to last year’s Delhi Action plan which was largely fulfilled – listing an impressive number of ministerial meetings during most of We reiterate our commitment to work together for accelerated progress in attaining the Millennium Development Goals MDGs by the target ethe,wini ofand we call upon other members of the international community to work towards the same objective. We also reiterate our call for concluding negotiations as soon as possible in the UN General Assembly on the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism and its adoption by all Member States and agreed to work together towards this objective.

We are concerned about threats of military action as well as unilateral sanctions. It would also contribute to strengthening the global financial safety net and complement existing international arrangements as an additional line of defence. The UN enjoys universal membership and is at the centre of global governance and decllaration.

We express concern about the reports of the deterioration in humanitarian conditions in Mali and call upon the international community to continue to cooperate with Mali and its neighbouring countries in order to ensure humanitarian assistance to civilian population affected by the armed conflict.

In this context, we support the implementation of the UN General Assembly Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy and are determined to strengthen cooperation in countering this global threat.

In this regard the critical issue of the mobilization of means of implementation in assisting developing countries needs to be an overarching goal.

Yet seven of the nine candidates are from developing countries, which provides the other BRICS countries wiggle room to support someone else.

We note policy actions in Europe, the US and Japan aimed at reducing tail-risks in the world economy.