"The main objective of cooperation between the BRICS member countries, as we see it, is to deliver real benefits for people and help improve living standards and the quality of life"
Vladimir Putin, November 14, 2019, Brasilia, Brazil
- Strengthening multilateral principles in global politics and promoting the BRICS countries’ common interests at international platforms
- Developing cooperation in trade, the economy and finance
- Cooperation in the cultural and humanitarian spheres and stepping up contacts between people