New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre

New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre

Welcome to the New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre

The Centre is a national centre to promote knowledge and understanding of China today through support for research including collaborative research, lectures, seminars, conferences, visitor exchanges and information sharing. It aims to provide a forum for research on contemporary China, and create a strong and enduring New Zealand network of China specialists, academics and providers. It also aims to strengthen ties between scholars and researchers in leading institutions in New Zealand and counterparts in China.

 

The New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre is based at Victoria University of Wellington, and in addtion to Victoria University of Wellington it has five University Members. These are: the University of Auckland, Auckland University of Technology, the University of Canterbury, the University of Otago and the University of Waikato.

 

For more on the Centre, click on About Us.

Events

Oct8-9ConferencesChina-US Relations in Global Perspective
Date: 8-9 October, 2015
Time: 9.00 am
Venue: Hunter Council Chamber, Kelburn Campus, Victoria University of Wellington
China-US Relations in Global Perspective is an international conference with world-class scholars from China,… Read more

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News

28 May 2015 Director gave a talk at the New Zealand Asia Institute in Auckland
Professor BO Zhiyue gave a talk, “China Under Xi Jinping: Economic and Political ‘New Normal’,” at the New Zealand Asia Institute of the University of Auckland on 14 May 2015. Read more
2 April 2015 Dragon's touch - China's Pacific outreach
China is moving to boost its one on one links with individuals in the Pacific. Read more
12 March 2015 Director invited to join the Editorial Board of the International Journal of China Studies
Professor BO Zhiyue has been invited to join the editorial board of the International Journal of China Studies. Read more

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Inaugural New Zealand International Conference on Contemporary China

China-US Relations in Global Perspective is an international conference with world-class scholars from China, the United States, New Zealand, Australia, and other countries to discuss issues related to the bilateral relationship. The conference will not only look at China-US relations from the perspectives of the two giants. It will also offer an opportunity to examine the bilateral relationship from third parties such as countries in the Asia-Pacific Region and Europe.

Panel Discussants

Speaker : Professor Jaewoo CHOO, Kyung Hee University

Prof Jaewoo Choo

 

Ambassador, H.E. Wang Lutong public address in New Zealand

This is Ambassador Wang Lutong first public lecture in New Zealand, it focused on New Zealand-China relations with particular emphasis on what China’s comprehensive reform means for New Zealand. 

Read the full speech here.

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The China Research Centre is the lead organiser of the Conference. The conference was held at the National University of Samoa in Apia on 25 and 26 February 2015. It focused on reactions to China's rise and growing role in Oceania. The conference was co-organised with National University of Samoa and the Sun Yat-Sen University in Guangzhou.

Read papers from presenters.

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