Contributors

At D+C/E+Z, we are proud of our international network of authors. It is particularly important to us to be a platform for voices from the global south. Some authors contribute on a regular basis, others don't. Here you can find information about the people behind the contributions.

Matthias von Hein

von.hein.media@gmail.com

is a sinologist and journalist.

All articles of Matthias von Hein

Development strategies

Not a blueprint

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is the principal instrument of China’s long-term development strategy. It is now the world’s biggest infrastructure-development initiative.

China

How China is causing global shifts

China’s development over the last 40 years has been unparalleled. Hundreds of millions of people have escaped absolute poverty. Now the country is engaging in international development affaires – and using the BRICS+ as a platform.

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Governance

Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals will require good governance – from the local to the global level.

Sustainability

The UN Sustainable Development Goals aim to transform economies in an environmentally sound manner, leaving no one behind.