Book launch party at Bookwork Cafe for The Complete Beginner’s Guide to China-Africa Relations
When I first began learning about China-Africa relations, it felt like drinking from a hose, and I yearned for something that just told me what I needed to know but with enough substance. I hope that this book helps students, journalists, authors, diplomats, and others who are interested in knowing more but who are not yet experts in the field.
"People interested in learning about China-Africa relations, but who are not experts in the field, are often clueless about where to begin. I hope this book can be beneficial to them," Ayenew told CGTN.
At the event organized by Kente & Silk and Startup Grind Beijing, I talked about my project that strives to bring digital content to Ethiopian students. I am not a tech person. But the tools available in this day and age have made it feasible for people like me to leverage technology to increase impact.
Shared the story of the matriarchs in my family at the 2018 NGO Beijing International Dialogue--"Women and People's Livelihood."
In September 2018, I attended the "China-Africa Future Leader Forum" where I discussed the support that African students studying in China require.
An Ethiopian entrepreneur publishes the first Chinese language textbook in her country's native tongue
Lina Ayenew has achieved an extraordinary feat: she wrote the first Chinese language textbook especially adapted for speakers of Ethiopia's national language
When Lina Ayenew set foot in China for the first time in 2010, she never imagined that she would make her own mark on Sino-Ethiopian relations.