2013 Conference

Responding to China’s Global Re-Emergence

Comment réagir à la résurgence de la Chine sur le plan mondial

September 27-29, 2013
Cartier Place Suite Hotel, 180 Cooper St.,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Conf2013_final report_coverConference 2013 Final Report

Group of 78 Conference 2013 Conclusions & Recommendations

Final Program   /   Programme

Conference 2013 Acknowledgements & Thanks


Conference Presentations

Keynote Presentation – Amar Bhattacharya, Powerpoint (PDF)

Luncheon Presentation – Charles Burton, Speaking Notes (PDF)

Panel 1:
Shi Xuejua, How do the Chinese People Evaluate and Handle the Impact of China’s Global Reemergence on China and the World? (Speaking Notes (PDF)) (conf2013_Shi audio)

André Laliberté, Audio, MP3


Panel 2:
J. Stapleton Roy, Audio, MP3

Léonce Ndukimana, China’s Global Reemergence: Opportunities for Africa? (Powerpoint, PDF) (Powerpoint with audio , PPT)

Panel 3:
He Xiaojun (Powerpoint, PDF), Poverty Reduction in China (Powerpoint with audio, PPT)

Huahua Cao, Integration of Minority Groups for a More Sustainable China (PDF)

Paul Bowles, Labour and Wages in China (Powerpoint, PDF), (Powerpoint with audio, PPT)


Background Materials


The Guardian – April 29, 2013: Africa’s Future Leaders Benefit from Beijing’s Desire to Win Hearts and Minds – by Jonathan Kaiman

The Guardian – April 30, 2013: Chinese Firm Steps up Investment in Ethiopia with “Shoe City” – by Elissa Jobson

The Guardian – April 29, 2013: China Commits Billions in Aid to Africa as Part of Charm Offensive – interactive

The Guardian – April 29, 2013: Ghana Plays Ball as China Splashes Cash on Gyms and Stadiums – by Afua Hirsch


Conference Photo Gallery