Follow CGSP on Social Media

Listen to the CGSP Podcast

Chinese Embassy in Namibia Exploits Workers: Activist

Statement by the Chinese embassy in Namibia that refutes allegations by a local civil society activist who alleges gross labor rights violations at the mission.

China’s embassy in Namibia rejected allegations by a labor activist that Namibian staff are consistently underpaid and exploited.

Michael Amushelelo (a leader in the socialist Namibian Economic Freedom Fighters movement) wrote in a Facebook post that the embassy grossly underpays workers, refuses to support those injured on the job, and that some workers left because of the working conditions.

  • 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.