China Policy Institute

China Policy Institute

The China Policy Institute (CPI) is a major centre of expertise on contemporary China and is explicitly outward-facing, drawing on a network of internal and non-resident senior fellows to engage with a range of stakeholders in government, business, civil society and the media.

Our network of academic China specialists facilitates evidence-based policy and decision-making through a program of engagements and dialogues.

China Policy Institute

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  • China’s complex ‘multiculturalism’ with ethnic and religious tensions
    Written by Daouda Cissé. In order to propel their propaganda agenda, Chinese officials often wrongly portray China as being a country with a monolithic society characterised by the dominance of the Han ethnic group over other ethnic minorities. This perspective is frequently echoed by those outside China with limited understanding of the situation. The propaganda […]
  • Will Africa be able to make use of Chinese development finance for sustainable development?
    Written by Marina Rudyak. Africa’s population is expected to double by 2050. Already today, 60% of Africans are below the age of 25. To give them a prosperous future requires structural transformation: African countries need to move beyond resource driven growth towards an industry and service sector based development model. The development economist Paul Collier, who […]
  • What Tibet tells us about China’s intentions towards Taiwan
    Written by Christopher MacDonald. Directly across from the Potala Palace, in Lhasa’s main square, there stands a triumphal, 120-foot-high slab of concrete commemorating Tibet’s 1951 incorporation into the newly founded People’s Republic of China (PRC). The Monument to the Peaceful Liberation of Tibet marks the year that representatives of the Tibetan government, summoned to Beijing in the […]

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China Policy Institute

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