What to see and do during Beijing's first Africa Week

A week of events featuring African arts, food, discussions and parties

This May sees the city’s first ever Africa Week take place, bringing with it a fantastic programme of events dedicated to celebrating and promoting African culture and achievements in Beijing – and beyond. Brought together by Kente & Silk, a Beijing-based social enterprise engaged in a range of initiatives aimed at enhancing Sino-African relations, the week’s activities will highlight the very best of Beijing's African community, across the arts, food, business and much more. Here's the full rundown of the happenings.