Joanna Chiu

Joanna Chiu is a Beijing-based correspondent for AFP (Agence France-Presse), covering Chinese politics, legal affairs and social issues including women’s rights. She has also served as China correspondent for German news agency DPA and in Hong Kong, she reported for the South China Morning Post and The Economist. Her writing also appears in publications including Foreign Policy, The Atlantic, Newsweek, Quartz and GlobalPost. She is the editor of a new women writers’ collective on China, @joannachiu


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