Written by Julie Yu-Wen Chen and Obert Hodzi.
Africa is currently being courted by both China and Japan. Rich in natural resources and a growing market, Africa is important to both East Asian economic giants. 999 more words
China’s South China Sea Diplomacy Could Use Some Lessons from Africa
By Alfredo C. Robles, Jr. / June 29, 2016 / The Diplomat
China has been actively seeking international support for its position that the South China Sea dispute with the Philippines should be resolved exclusively by negotiations among the parties directly concerned and thus should not have been submitted to arbitration. 632 more words
On 29 February 2016, I participated in a panel discussion on the above subject, ‘China and Global Development: Different Perspectives on Africa’. This was at the School of Public Policy, Central European University, Budapest, alongside, Professor George Wu (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) and Professor Chris Alden (London School of Economics and Political Science). 827 more words