Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday launched India’s web site for five-nation grouping BRICS. India assumed chairmanship of BRICS (Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa) this yr when the bloc is celebrating its 15th anniversary. BRICS is called an influential bloc that represents over three.6 billion individuals, or half of the world’s inhabitants. Its member international locations have a mixed GDP of USD 16.6 trillion.
Jaishankar unveiled the web site, “http://www.brics2021.gov.in”, at a ceremony on the BRICS Secretariat at Sushma Swaraj Bhawan right here.
“Below the theme BRICS@15: Intra-BRICS Cooperation, India’s strategy is concentrated on strengthening collaboration by way of continuity, consolidation and consensus,” the Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) mentioned.
It mentioned the priorities for BRICS through the yr embrace reform of the multilateral system, counter-terrorism cooperation, technological and digital options for sustainable improvement targets and enhancing people-to-people cooperation.
The devoted web site will preserve an up to date and dynamic info repository and can show all related info for BRICS, together with paperwork, press releases and media gallery, and a registration platform for occasions deliberate over the yr, the MEA mentioned.