Lucrezia Poggetti

Lucrezia Poggetti

Research Associate

Lucrezia Poggetti’s research focuses on China’s South-South cooperation and activities in Africa and Latin America, diplomacy in Europe as well as China’s public diplomacy strategies. Prior to joining MERICS, she gained professional experience at the Delegation of the European Union to China. Poggetti holds a Master’s degree in Chinese Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) and has spent one year at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou studying Chinese language.




The  Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS)is a Stiftung Mercatorinitiative. Established in 2013, MERICS is a Berlin-based institute for contemporary and practical research into China.