chinese public diplomacy

How China’s public diplomacy efforts serve its regional goals 

The BRI International Youth Forum (BRIYF) engages youth to bridge the perception gap about the Belt and Road Initiative, writes Seksan Anantasirikiat. 

China’s diplomacy seems largely about sending other countries pandas. Luckily, it seems like every country really wants pandas. Spider diplomacy, for instance, would not work, though undoubtedly is being considered by North Korea. These two pandas arrived in Malaysia and now Malaysia loves China even more.

Read our interview with Zhao Qizheng, Dean of the School of Journalism at China’s Renmin University and former Vice Mayor of Shanghai.