African residents in Guangdong have reported a string of racist incidents. Photo: EPA-EFEAfrican residents in Guangdong have reported a string of racist incidents. Photo: EPA-EFE
African residents in Guangdong have reported a string of racist incidents. Photo: EPA-EFE

China’s Guangdong province unveils new anti-discrimination measures after widespread reports of racism against Africans

  • Black people in the southern province had complained of being kicked out of their accommodation and forcibly quarantined under Covid-19 control measures
  • African diplomats invited to meeting between officials and business representatives where service providers were told they could not discriminate against customers

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
African residents in Guangdong have reported a string of racist incidents. Photo: EPA-EFEAfrican residents in Guangdong have reported a string of racist incidents. Photo: EPA-EFE
African residents in Guangdong have reported a string of racist incidents. Photo: EPA-EFE
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