Reporting FOCAC – A Multimedia Guide to Covering the Sixth FOCAC Conference

The Wits China-Africa Reporting Project has launched a new website on reporting FOCAC6 via a collaboration with the China Africa Project. The new website, which can be accessed at, contains background on China-Africa (China-Africa myths, China-Africa relations, Chinese media in Africa), resources… Continue Reading


Think pieces by the China-Africa Knowledge Project

The China-Africa Knowledge Project recently published 21 think pieces exploring different questions of the China-Africa relationship. The pieces were presented at a conference – Making Sense of the China-Africa Relationship: Theoretical Approaches and the Politics of Knowledge – held on… Continue Reading


Reporting Resources

Resources about China-Africa relations for journalists. Not comprehensive by any means, they offer an introduction to understanding Africa’s engagement with China, a point of entry. It includes government websites, blogs, think tanks and research projects, journals, and a few books. The database is a work in process and reflects current developments in the field. Continue Reading