Thursday, July 13, 2023

Is Ethiopia Really a Candidate for Joining the BRICS?

 The Conversation published on 11 July 2023 a commentary titled "Ethiopia Wants to Join the BRICS Group of Nations: An Expert Unpacks the Pros and Cons" by Padraig Carmody, Trinty College Dublin.

Brazil, Russia, China, India, and South Africa currently constitute the BRICS.  Ethiopia reportedly is interested in joining.  The author assesses the pros and cons of this unlikely development.