Chairperson of Chinese Chapter Takes Part in 14th BRICS Summit
On June 23, 2022, the 14th BRICS Summit was held via videoconference and chaired by China. The meeting's topic was Foster High-Quality BRICS Partnership, Usher in a New Era for Global Development.
President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi, and President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa took part in the meeting.
Zhao Haiying, Pro-Tempore Chairperson of the BRICS Women's Business Alliance, also participated in the summit with the report on the Alliance's main achievements. She stressed that since the beginning of the year, in the face of numerous challenges, the Alliance has strengthened communication and cooperation and succeeded with a number of achievements, demonstrating the vitality and attractiveness of the BRICS cooperation mechanism.
The representative of the Alliance put focus on the development of the Alliance Annual Report 2022 and BRICS Women's Development Report, holding of the BRICS Women's Innovation Contest and BRICS Women's Leadership Forum.
"The development of women is not only about themselves, but also about the future of the country and the nation. We will continue to implement the consensus reached at the leaders' meeting, help empower women, promote people-to-people and cultural exchanges and economic development among BRICS countries, and create a better future together", – stated Zhao Haiying.