The forum of the heads of the BRICS countries' leading media outlets "Towards Creating a Common Information Space for the BRICS Countries" took place in the Rossiya Segodnya International Multimedia Press Centre on 8 October. The participants discussed this issue and many other topics.
Within the frames of the project, “Proxy Centre” company was involved into elaboration of the online registration portal and provided on-site guests’ accreditation. We also rendered visa support, informational and administrative back-up through Liaison Officers, as well as transport provision.
A common information space of the BRICS countries will help reach one of the association's major goals of creating a multipolar world with free access to different viewpoints. The heads of the key media of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa unanimously expressed their support for the consolidation of ties between the major media outlets of their countries and exchange of information and experience. During the forum, the heads of leading mass media of the five BRICS nations made an important step toward forming a common information space. They signed memoranda of intent to create a BRICS newswire and radio network, which will cover the agenda of the multipolar world.