Bert Oostdijk is an urban planner and designer. He has been in China for four years, with experiences ranging from urban village transformations to the development of new towns. He currently works at Perkins + Will Shanghai. As a photography enthusiast, he also has a special interest in cities.
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China, the U.S., and Kenya
This week on the Sinica Podcast, Kaiser and Jeremy are joined by Eric Olander, host of the China in Africa Podcast from the China Africa Project, and by Anzetse Were, a developmental economist based in Nairobi. They explore questions related to Kenyan debt and development, as well as Sino-American competition in East Africa. What to […]
It snowed recently in Beijing, leading to some wonderfully fresh views of familiar landmarks. Here's the famous White Pagoda (白塔 bái tǎ) at Beihai Park near the heart of Beijing, caught in just the right waning light. Photo by Eric Favreliere