The Moses Kotane Institute (MKI), represented by Ms. T. Ellenson, the Acting Chief Executive Officer, participated in the Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) Summit, held in Brasilia, Brazil from 13 to 14 November 2019. Discussions focused on spheres of political and socioeconomic coordination, in which member countries have identified business opportunities, economic complementarities and areas of cooperation.