A closer look at the risks and opportunities of China's aid to Africa

Critics of Chinese aid to Africa often focus on the donor's motives and not the reasons recipient governments are eager to receive such untied assistance. How important is it to see the other side of the story?

About the author

  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.