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Xuwan Ouyang

POSITION AT SIPRI
Intern

Xuwan Ouyang

Xuwan Ouyang

Xuwan Ouyang is an intern with the SIPRI China and Asia security programme. Her research focuses on Chinese official developmental assistance (ODA) in Africa.

Prior to joining SIPRI, she was a PhD student at University of Queensland. Her thesis focused on Chinese peacebuilding abroad, with comparative case studies in three sub-states of Myanmar. She also holds a double master’s degree in International Relations from the University of Glasgow and Nankai University. Previously she was an intern at China Central Television (CCTV), where she worked as an assistant in researching, taking interviews and writing media coverage.

Subject expertise

Aid and development, political economy, Chinese foreign and security policy

Regional expertise

Africa, Southeast Asia

Languages
Chinese, English
Education

Double Master degree in International Relations, the University of Glasgow, UK and Nankai University, China

Citizenship
China