The development of relations between Europe and Latin America at the regional, subregional and interregional levels are analyzed. The review of trade-economic and social-political relations is given. The mechanism of overcoming the emerging disagreements in the economic, political and humanitarian spheres is described, and prospects for further development of cooperation between European and Latin American countries are outlined.
Processes and trends in the world financial system aroused by the global financial crisis of the 2008 are under consideration.
Sustainable development declared at the World Summit in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, gradually became a landmark of economic policy for numerous leading countries of the world. This initiative belongs not only to the governments but also to the private sector in the form of big companies that wish to demonstrate their sustainability and reliability as partners, including not only financial, but also environmental and social successes.
In order to develop common approach for reflecting environmental and social activities in corporate reports an international standard was developed - the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI).
The main aim of GRI is to attain sustainable economy in the global scale when compabnies ensure reaching of relevant economic, enironmental and social indicators, as well as adequate level of management and transparent reporting system
The review focuses on liguistic research into sensory vocabulary within the framework of contemporary Sensory Studies. The author analyzes the extant approaches to sensory processes, considers their heuristic potential for Linguistics, describes contemporary trends in the study of sensory vocabulary and outlines the prospects of the emerging discipline.
The review is aimed at specialists in General Linguistics, Psycholinguistics, Linguistic Semantics and Cognitive Linguistics.
This edited volume looks into the main directions of US policy in Asia-Pacific. As the center of world econoomic development moves into the Pacific, political, social and econoic characteristics of Pacific Rim countries become more important, as well as the nature of their relations with the United States.
The various aspects of the relationship between Russia and the United States, Russia and countries of the European Union in the context of the Syrian crisis are analyzed. The role of international institutions (UN, NATO, EU) in conflict transformation process examined. Particular attention is paid to the prospects of cooperation between Russia and the West to repel the threat posed by the ISIL.