The China in Africa Podcast

By SupChina

Twice-weekly discussion about China's engagement across Africa and the Global South hosted by journalist Eric Olander and Asia-Africa scholar Cobus van Staden in Johannesburg.

  1. 1.
    Welcome to the New Era of China-Africa Relations
    1:06:30
  2. 2.
    Tanzania Resumes Talks With China Over the Bagamoyo Port Deal. But Is It Too Late?
    48:44
  3. 3.
    When It Comes to China, Africa and Central Asia Have Quite a Bit in Common
    54:38
  4. 4.
    The Diplomat's Shannon Tiezzi on China and the Global South
    1:05:53
  5. 5.
    DRC Wants to Renegotiate Chinese Mining Deals. It Won't Be Easy.
    58:06
  6. 6.
    An Update on Chinese Lending in Africa (It's Not Good News)
    1:09:56
  7. 7.
    Chinese Entertainment is Finding New Audiences in Africa
    50:42
  8. 8.
    Chinese Cyber Sovereignty & Nigeria's #Twitterban
    43:54
  1. 9.
    Why Huawei's Much Ridiculed New OS Could Still Have a Big Impact in Africa
    43:19
  2. 10.
    China Moves Ahead With Vaccine Distribution While COVAX, U.S. Efforts Falter
    57:27
  3. 11.
    Uganda Wants to Make It Big in China's Booming Coffee Market
    42:37
  4. 12.
    Understanding China's Outlook on Global Aid & Development
    59:10
  5. 13.
    China's Role in the African Infrastructure Financing Crisis
    55:30
  6. 14.
    What Should Be on the China-Africa Environmental Agenda?
    55:55
  7. 15.
    Why the New China-Iran Agreement Isn't a Big Deal
    58:42
  8. 16.
    China and the Rapidly Changing Security Dynamics in the Mideast & North Africa
    1:05:47
  9. 17.
    The Pushback Against China's Coercive Diplomacy
    1:00:45
  10. 18.
    Debunking Myths About Chinese Labor in Africa
    1:01:53
  11. 19.
    A New China-Africa Think Tank Aims to Fill a Big Void
    46:56
  12. 20.
    The U.S.'s Blue Dot Network vs. China's Belt & Road Initiative
    1:09:07
  13. 21.
    How Chinese Business Practices Are Disrupting the Kenyan Fishing Industry
    50:37
  14. 22.
    Deals, Deals & More Deals. China's Tech Giants Expand in Africa & MENA
    1:06:47
  15. 23.
    India, Africa and the U.S.-China Rivalry
    50:31
  16. 24.
    How China Lends: A Landmark Report on Chinese Loan Contracts
    1:19:18
  17. 25.
    China Wants to Be a Big Player in the Middle East
    58:45
  18. 26.
    China's Rapidly Evolving Lending Practices in Africa and the Americas
    1:03:17
  19. 27.
    Chinese Perspectives on Anti-Black Racism in China
    1:06:34
  20. 28.
    The Politics of Chinese Vaccine Distribution in Africa
    54:10
  21. 29.
    Update on the Current State of China-Zambia Relations
    55:48
  22. 30.
    How Smaller Countries Can Negotiate More Effectively With China
    59:38
  23. 31.
    Diversity and Inclusive Representation in the China Watching Space
    55:06
  24. 32.
    Tibor Nagy Reflects on U.S.-China Competition in Africa
    1:09:16
  25. 33.
    Kenya's Delicate Balancing Act Between the U.S. and China
    1:04:12
  26. 34.
    Africa's Role In the Current India-China Rivalry
    40:53
  27. 35.
    Update on the Chinese Debt Situation in Africa
    57:05
  28. 36.
    Change in Guangzhou's African Diaspora Community
    56:26
  29. 37.
    China's Low Profile Diplomacy in the Caribbean
    45:06
  30. 38.
    The Future of Chinese-Financed Infrastructure in Kenya
    1:01:25
  31. 39.
    China & The Geopolitics of COVID Vaccines in Africa
    55:08
  32. 40.
    China's Cutting Back on BRI Financing, But Not For Renewable Energy
    44:00
  33. 41.
    Lessons From ASEAN on How Africa Can Better Manage Ties With China
    1:05:58
  34. 42.
    Tanzania's Relationship Status With China: It's Complicated
    50:28
  35. 43.
    China Wants to Become a Major Player in International Aid
    1:03:12
  36. 44.
    The Plunge in China's Overseas Lending
    57:05
  37. 45.
    China's Rapidly Evolving Relations in the DR Congo
    45:06
  38. 46.
    Will China Ever Look to Africa as a Manufacturing Destination?
    51:16
  39. 47.
    China's Growing Influence in the Mideast & Persian Gulf
    57:20
  40. 48.
    Special Edition: The Year Ahead in China-Africa Relations
    1:01:53
  41. 49.
    2020 in Review: The Impact of the "Guangzhou Incidents"
    1:12:19
  42. 50.
    Why China's Cutting Back on Overseas Lending
    44:12

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