India and China are both wooing Africa. There is much we can do to make this a win-win relationship.
Narayani Basu is an independent author and foreign policy analyst, with a special focus on Chinese foreign policy and resource diplomacy in Africa and Antarctica. She is the author of The United States and China: Competing Discourses of Regionalism in East Asia (Cambridge, 2015). Her next book, a biography of VP Menon, will be published by Simon & Schuster India in 2019.