China Centre Tübingen (CCT)

News Archive 2020


[27.05.2020] Counterfeiting, Made in China

The World of Shanzhai

Although due to the Covid-19 pandemic CCT is currently closed to the public for on-site activities, we are continuing to offer some public events online. In our first Novissima Sinica online lecture on 27.5., Dr. Zairong Xiang discusses the phenomenon of shanzhai (counterfeiting) and its spread from China across the global south.

The lecture will take place ONLINE. Please register via Email to receive the Link. Sign up closes at May 27, 14.00.

More information here.


[05.02.2020] Trust and Cooperation between China and Europe

Civil Society Perspectives

Joanna Klabisch und Christian Straube (Stiftung Asienhaus) provide insights into the ways in which cooperation and trust can be fostered between Chinese and European NGOs in and increasingly challenging political context.

More information here.


[23.01.2020] Beijing Summer School Information

In addition to reports from former participants, the Managing Director of the ECCS in Beijing, Christian Buskühl, will present the program and answer questions from interested parties. The information event will be held on January 23, 17.00 at CCT.

More Information here:

[22.01.2020] Between Power and Credibility

Ideological reorientation in Xi Jinping's China

In the fourteenth Novissima Sinica lecture, Dr.Clemens Büttner dissects the components of Xi Jinping's ideological reorientation and the political implications for China.

The lecture will be in German. More Information here.