To which extent is China present on the African continent and for which reasons? What policies sustain its actions? This analysis focuses on China’s energy policy, its economic diplomacy through the Belt and Road initiative, and how this shapes its relationship with Africa. It stems from a report by Enerdata, the French Institute for International and Strategic Affairs (IRIS) and Cassini for the French Ministry of Defence.

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