The Heat: 2016 BRICS Summit in Goa, India

The Heat

Leaders of BRICS countries(AP Photo/ Anupam Nath) Leaders of BRICS countries(AP Photo/ Anupam Nath)

Amid a sluggish global economy and growing threat of terrorism, leaders of BRICS nations – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – met to discuss how to tackle the challenges they face.

CCTV’s Shweta Bajaj attended the summit in Goa, India and has this report.

To discuss the roles of China and India in BRICS:

  • Yun Sun is a senior associate in the East Asia Program at the Stimson Center.
  • Gautam Adhikari is a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress focusing on India foreign relations.
The Heat: 2016 BRICS Summit in Goa, India PT1

The Heat: 2016 BRICS Summit in Goa, India PT1

Amid a sluggish global economy and growing threat of terrorism, leaders of BRICS nations - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - met to discuss how to tackle the challenges they face. CCTV’s Shweta Bajaj attended the summit in Goa, India and has this report. Yun Sun, a senior associate in the East Asia Program at the Stimson Center and Gautam Adhikari, a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress focusing on India foreign relations, discuss the roles of China and India in BRICS.

To discuss Brazil and South Africa’s economies:

The Heat: 2016 BRICS Summit in Goa, India PT2

The Heat: 2016 BRICS Summit in Goa, India PT2

Monica Arruda, who teaches in the Center for Latin American Studies at Georgetown University and Ayo Johnson is the founder and director of Viewpoint Africa, join the evening's show to discuss Brazil and South Africa's economy and the BRICS Summit.