An Emerging South-South Coalition Strategy: China, Africa and Latin America

Tricia Gray
2009 Peace and Conflict Studies  
Concomitant with the astronomical rise of China in international politics, there has been an increased frequency and intensity of foreign relations between Global South states. This research attempts to, first, illuminate these largely overlooked foreign policy activities, and, second, to evaluate the implications of the trends. A South-South strategy is based on improving the position of developing countries in multilateral organizations, struggling against international marginalization,
more » ... ing economic and technical cooperation, and challenging hegemonism and imperialism. This study concludes that a South-South coalition framework is a useful model for understanding Global South states' foreign policy behavior and for addressing future conflicts.
doi:10.46743/1082-7307/2009.1109 fatcat:bo5rl7vz4jckrffuotlgxt7com