Briefing by China’s Special Representative for African Affairs Ambassador Zhong Jianhua

17 November 2014 17:00 - 18:30 GMT+00
Round-table

​Chair:

Kevin Watkins - Executive Director, ODI

Speaker:

Ambassador Zhong Jianhua - China's Special Representative for African Affairs

Discussant:

Zhenbo Hou - Research Officer, International Economic Development Group, ODI

Description

On Monday 17th November, ODI hosted China’s Special Representative for African Affairs Ambassador Zhong Jianhua for an exclusive event chaired by Kevin Watkins, with Zhenbo Hou as a discussant. Ambassador Zhong Jianhua discussed his own experiences in South Sudan and South Africa, whilst offering some thoughts on the relevance of the Chinese model for Africa.