Follow CGSP on Social Media

Listen to the CGSP Podcast

Morocco Students Plead to Go Back to School… in China

File image of Moroccan students in Wuhan, China. Image via Hespress.

Around a thousand Moroccan university students who started their studies in China but haven’t been able to return since the beginning of the pandemic are pleading with the Chinese government to let them back into the country.

China’s borders have been closed for much of the past two years, making it impossible for thousands of students across Africa, like the ones in Morocco, to go back and forcing them to take their classes remotely, which is not ideal.

  • Get a daily email packed with the latest China-Africa news and analysis.
  • Read exclusive insights on the key trends shaping China-Africa relations.
  • Full access to the News Feed that provides daily updates on Chinese engagement in Africa and throughout the Global South.

China, Africa and the Global South... find out what’s happening.

Subscribe today for unlimited access.

What is The China-Global South Project?

Independent

The China-Global South Project is passionately independent, non-partisan and does not advocate for any country, company or culture.

News

A carefully curated selection of the day’s most important China-Global South stories. Updated 24 hours a day by human editors. No bots, no algorithms.

Analysis

Diverse, often unconventional insights from scholars, analysts, journalists and a variety of stakeholders in the China-Global South discourse.

Networking

A unique professional network of China-Africa scholars, analysts, journalists and other practioners from around the world.