The 8th Iberian Congress of African Studies met in Madrid in June 2012 and included papers on the BRICS states in Africa. The four following papers can be accessed on the conference website:
The Image of Russia in Africa: The Soviet Legacy's Role by Dmitri M. Bondarenko, Russian Academy of Sciences.
BRICS in Africa: China and Russia Roles by Tatiana Deych, Russian Academy of Sciences.
Topical Problems of Russian-African Relations by Evgeny N. Korendyasov, Russian Academy of Sciences.
Images and Prospects of BRICS in Africa by Alexandra A. Arkhangelskaya, Russian Academy of Sciences.
Summaries of several other papers are also available.
To access the four papers click here and go to "Descargar." Then click the box in the lower left-hand part of the screen.