China: Waging ‘Lawfare’ on NGOs

By Mathieu Duchâtel & Agatha Kratz, European Council on Foreign Relations

Chinese government agencies are working towards establishing the first law on NGOs which would cut to the heart of China’s relations with the West, and Europe in particular, according to a new publication by ECFR.

In “China: Waging ‘Lawfare’ on NGOs”, Mathieu Duchâtel, Senior Policy Fellow and Deputy Director of the Asia and China Programme, argues that recent events such as the Arab Spring and the emergence of the Ukraine conflict have persuaded Beijing that the West is pursuing a strategy of “regime change” that will ultimately target the Chinese Communist Party.

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