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II BRICS Network University Summer/Winter School "BRICS and Sustainable Developmentā€

 

II BRICS Network University (ITG in Economics) Summer/Winter School "BRICS and Sustainable Development” will be held online via Zoom from June 28 to July 5, 2021. 

In 2021 the Summer/Winter School is hosted by the National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russia. The first Summer School was conducted in 2019 by the Campinas University, Brazil, and had a great success.

The main goal of the School is to attract young researchers with the background in BRICS countries' sustainable development for making joint projects on this topic. The participants will be offered to attend a set of lectures related to the sustainable development provided by brilliant professors from BRICS countries. Despite the online format, the program includes cultural activities and team building which will help you organize into groups for working on the project.

Main topics of the School

  • ·         BRICS History at a Glance 
  • ·        BRICS and Global Governance 
  • ·         Economic Measures of Ecological Problems 
  • ·         Sustainable Development Goals in BRICS
  • ·         Students’ Seminar and Joint Research Defense
  • ·         Poverty and Inequality
  • ·         Food Problem
  • ·         Health
  • ·         Water
  • ·         Innovations
  • ·         Brazil and Sustainable Development
  • ·         Russia and Sustainable Development
  • ·         India and Sustainable Development
  • ·         China and Sustainable Development
  • ·         South Africa and Sustainable Development

Participation in the School is free of charge. However, to get a certificate, you need to attend 90% of lectures.

The application period has ended.

If you have any questions please feel free to write on the brics.summerschool@gmail.com.