Casting light on the misconceptions of China's growing aid to Africa

China's profile as a development donor is growing, particularly in Africa, where aid flows have risen dramatically in the past decade. Devex talks to AidData co-executive director Brad Parks to learn more about the skepticism, myths and misconceptions that come hand in hand with dealing with one of the world's most significant emerging donors.

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  • 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.