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Can China and the U.S. Find Common Ground With Africa?
Join the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Carter Center on April 11 for a daylong conference examining concrete areas where the United States, China and Africa might work together to address some of the continent’s most pressing security challenges.
- Ambassador Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Special Representative of the U.N. Secretary-General and Head of the U.N. Office for West Africa and the Sahel
- Ambassador Jianhua Zhong, former Special Representative for African Affairs, People’s Republic of China
- Ambassador Princeton Lyman, Senior Advisor, U.S. Institute of Peace
- Moderator: Ambassador David Shinn, Adjunct Professor, George Washington University
A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.