“China’s role in the Sustainable Development Agenda: Considerations for Norway”, Hans Jørgen Gåsemyr (NUPI, Norway)

China’s role as an international development actor is growing, with real and increasing potential to impact Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

On some issues, Chinese initiatives align well with Norwegian interests, but China’s approach to development also diverges on some key practices and norms. While Chinese international efforts meet mixed reactions, Norway should stake out its own course for when and how to engage with China over SDGs.

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