The Centre for Chinese Studies at Stellenbosch University in South Africa has just published two brief commentaries on China in Africa and two longer articles on China in Mozambique.
Click here for a brief discussion by Daouda Cisse as to why upcoming leadership changes in China will impact the future of China-Africa relations to a greater extent than the recent change of government did in France.
Click here to read a brief analysis by Yejoo Kim of the visit to Burkina Faso, Gambia and Swaziland by Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou. (Sao Tome and Principe, the fourth country in Africa that recognizes Taiwan, cancelled President Ma's visit at the last minute). What does the visit portend for China's and Taiwan's relations with Africa?
Click here to read two longer articles on relations between Mozambique and China. One by Mafalda Ferreira Picarra looks at China's cooperation in the agriculture and forestry sector and the other by Jorge Njal evaluates China's support for the All-Africa Games that took place in Maputo last September.