G20-BRICS Update: Dueling Visions - Civil Society and the G20

The Heinrich Böll Foundation publishes a quarterly newsletter, the “G20-BRICS Update,” on the G20 Summit processes and outcomes with special emphasis on the contributions to the processes by civil society organizations. 

The April 2014 G20-BRICS Update (EN), titled "Dueling Visions: Civil Society and the G20," features articles about the jobs crisis (Sharan Burrow, ITUC); mobilizing pension funds to underwrite infrastructure (Manuel Montes, South Centre); the need for a new “model” for BRICS’ development (Jayati Ghosh, JNU); and the ambitions and risks of African mega-projects (Mzukisi Qobo, University of Pretoria).


G20 Update for April 2014 (19 pages, pdf, 4.5 MB)

G20 Update for February  2014 (21 pages, pdf, 1.8MB)

G20 Update for October 2013 (17 pages, pdf, 1.9MB)

G20 Update for May 2013 (18 pages, pdf, 1644KB)

G20 Upadte for February 2013 (19 pages, pdf, 2.34MB)

G20 Update for December 2012 (18 pages, pdf, 1316 KB)  

G20 Update for September 2012 (ESP-forthcoming) (18 pages, pdf, 960KB)

G20 Update for June 2012 (22 pages, pdf, 3.81MB)

G20 Update for April 2012 (15 pages, pdf, 1.2MB)

G20 Update for Feburary 2012 (18 pages, pdf, 1.4MB)

G20 Update for November 2011 (18 pages, pdf, 1.76MB)

G20 Update for August/ September 2011 (17 pages, pdf, 1.31MB)

G20 Update for June 2011 (17 pages, pdf, 1.21MB)

G20 Update for March 2011 (10 pages, pdf, 570KB)

G20 Update for January 2011 (11 pages, pdf, 968KB)

G20 Update for December 2010 (13 pages, pdf, 990KB)

G20 Update for October 2010 (10 pages, pdf, 2.1MB)

G20 Update for September 2010 (8 pages, pdf, 1MB)

G20 Update for August 2010 (8 pages, pdf, 1.1MB)

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