Shalmali Guttal, Indian

Shalmali Guttal is a senior research associate with Focus on the Global South. Over the past 15 years, she has worked in India, the United States, the Lao PDR, Thailand, Cambodia and other countries in Southeast Asia. At Focus she carries out research, advocacy and campaign work on globalisation, privatisation, trade, natural resources, and alternatives. She is the coordinator of the Reclaiming and Defending the Commons programme at Focus.

China's New Role in Africa and the South
A search for a new perspective
China's global expansion is much talked about, but usually from the viewpoint of the West. This unique collection of essays provides diverse views on the challenges faced by Africa, Latin America and Asia as a result of China's rise as a global power.