• G20: The Use of the “Useless”
    2018-12-02 Ye Yu
    The 13th Group of 20 (G20) summit was held in Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina, from November 30 to December 1, 2018. At present, populism and protectionism are on the rise globally, President Donald Trump has continued withdrawing the U.... [FULL TEXT]
  • Help African Nations Help Themselves
    2018-09-06 Li Weijian
    The FOCAC summit in Beijing has charted the course for deeper Sino-African cooperation, among which the eight action plans Xi announced would lead to closer collaboration in various fields including trade, infrastructure construction, finan... [FULL TEXT]
  • The New Face of China-Africa Relations
    2018-08-31 Zhang Chun
    The Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) scheduled for September will be the third summit of the forum since its inception in 2000. It will mark the first time that two FOCAC summits are held consecutively, follow... [FULL TEXT]
  • Making Developing Countries Beneficiaries of China’s Rise
    2018-09-04 Zhang Chun
    The 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) kicked off on September 3, which is a big celebration for the forum’s 18th birthday. This year’s summit brought three big “gifts” to China, Africa and the world.The fi... [FULL TEXT]
  • Peaceful Development is Crucial for Africa
    2017-11-24 Zhou Yuyuan
    China's approach to continent's security issues is putting the emphasis on indirect engagement.Economic development is what China lost before the 1980s, as well as what China has achieved most since the 1980s. This sharp contrast is indicat... [FULL TEXT]
  • Greater Role to Africa and Developing World in the China-Led...
    2016-11-28 Chen Jian
    As China assumes leadership in the grouping, Beijing wants greater role to Africa and developing world in the G20.When China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi spoke in the Hangzhou Summit in May, he made it clear that Beijing intends to coop... [FULL TEXT]
  • China’s Role in African Security Issues
    2016-12-26 Jin Liangxiang
    China has become the second-largest economy in terms of GDP with the largest total trade volume. China has also become a major economic partner of African countries. Accordingly, the talk about and expectation for China to play a bigger rol... [FULL TEXT]
  • Improving the Sino-African Relationship What Beijing Can Do
    2015-12-12 Luke Patey and Zhang Chun
    At the 6th Forum on China–Africa Cooperation last Friday in Johannesburg, a new relationship between the world’s second-largest economy and its fastest rising continent was on display. The forum is the main platform for official... [FULL TEXT]
  • How Africa and China are Joining Forces under Post-2015
    2015-04-02 Zhang Chun and Gao Wei
    Zhang Chun and Gao Wei(Dr Zhang Chun Is the Deputy Director for the Center for West Asian and African Studies, Shanghai Institutes for International Studies;Miss Gao Wei is an MA Candidate at Shanghai Institutes for International Studies.)M... [FULL TEXT]
  • Exploring Africa's independent development
    2015-02-04 Zhang Chun
    The 24th African Union Summit, held from Jan. 30 to 31 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, focused on the path of Africa’s independent development, which is characterized by African states working together to counter various traditional securit... [FULL TEXT]