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An Chen∗∗ & Fan Yang∗∗∗
hear a voice from China.
Global South at 50 and
beyond?: The Voice from
China for Establishing
∗ This paper is a fully revised and updated version of Professor An Chen’s written comment on the topic, “Global South:
at 50 and Beyond” under the generous invitation of H.E. Boutros Boutros-Ghali, former UN Secretary-General and the
Chairman of the Honorary Council of the European Center for Peace and Development (“ECPD”) in collaboration with
the Group 77 in order to celebrate its fiftieth anniversary in 2014.
∗∗ Senior Professor of Law School, Xiamen University School of Law; Chairman, Chinese Society of International
Economic Law (“CSIEL”) from1993 to 2011; Honorable Chairman of CSIEL from 2012 to present; International
Arbitrator, selected and designated by the Chinese government to the International Centre for Settlement of Investment
Disputes (“ICSID”) under the Washington Convention since 1993. ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5837-7511.
The author may be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org / Address: School of Law, Xiamen University, P.O. Box 978, 422
Siming Nan Road, Xiamen City, Fujian Province, 361005 P.R. China.
∗∗∗ Ph.D. candidate of International Economic Law, Xiamen University. J.M. (“CUPL”), LL.M. (Hamburg). ORCID:
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8452-5231. He may be contacted at email@example.com