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Sep 17, 2019

China's approach to lending money to developing countries is radically different from that of traditional donors in the U.S., Europe, and Japan. The difference between China's approach and those of traditional lenders have given way for critics to accuse Beijing of engaging what they call "debt-trap diplomacy."
 
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Sep 12, 2019

Aggrey Mutambo is the Senior Diplomatic Writer for the Daily Nation newspaper in Kenya, one of the country's leading dailies. He joins Eric & Cobus this week to talk about the busy year it's been so far in China-Kenya relations and why it's so important that ties between these two countries rapidly evolve or else...


Sep 9, 2019

Welcome to the first edition of China-Africa Q&A, a new podcast series that will feature interviews with key stakeholders in the China-Africa discourse. We'll publish these podcasts intermittently and, as always, welcome your feedback.

In this edition, Eric speaks with Climate Home News Senior Writer, Chloé Farand,


Sep 5, 2019

Fyjo Molly uses an unusual way to phoneticize her English YouTube handle name. The Chinese characters for Africa, 非洲, are typically spelled "feizhou" but writing it as "Fyjo" Molly put her own little twist on the name, much like her video blogs where she presents an upbeat, quirky view of African life that is rarely...


Sep 3, 2019

CAP Managing Editor Eric Olander interviews Steve Trend, Executive Director of the UK-based Environmental Justice Foundation about the recent statement by Ghana's Minister for Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, Elizabeth Naa Afoley Quaye to outlaw illegal "saiko" fishing and the role that China's distant...