YCW's Berlin chapter launched in the spring of 2015. Located in one of Europe's most influential capitals where politics, business and media intersect, YCW Berlin is poised to tap into a growing German and international community seeking to discuss and understand more about leading issues impacting China today. Events will be held in English and German.

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Berlin – The Struggle for Democracy in Mainland China. Sharp Power and its Discontents with Dr. Andreas Fulda (Nottingham University) [Friday, November 22, 2019]

Berlin – The Struggle for Democracy in Mainland China. Sharp Power and its Discontents with Dr. Andreas Fulda (Nottingham University)   [Friday, November 22, 2019]

The key question at the heart of this breakfast talk is to what extent Chinese political activists have made progress in their quest to liberalise and democratise mainland China’s state and society. This talk is informed by Dr Andreas Fulda’s

Berlin – Is Germany’s voice heard in China? Public diplomacy and China’s restrictive media environment With Alexander Roth [Thursday, January 31, 2019]

Berlin – Is Germany’s voice heard in China? Public diplomacy and China’s restrictive media environment With Alexander Roth [Thursday, January 31, 2019]

Ideological tightening, ever more effective censorship and ramped-up repression – under Xi Jinping the political climate in China has gotten harsher. While China is cranking up its own efforts to make its voice heard in the world, the shrinking space