Sabine Mokry

Sabine Mokry

Research Associate

Sabine Mokry’s research focuses on the domestic sources of China’s foreign and security policy as well as on Chinese activities on the African continent. She also supports the Vice President Research in coordinating the institute’s research activities. Before joining MERICS, she conducted research on China-India relations and the role of emerging powers in the global order at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) in Hamburg. At Berlin’s Free University, she participated in research projects on Chinese foundations and on relations between China and Latin America. She studied International Relations and China Studies in Berlin and Passau with semesters abroad in Oxford and Geneva. She published one master thesis on the International Relations discipline in China and another one on the role of sources in foreign reporting about China. She spent a year at Nanjing University and after that gained practical experiences working at the Beijing Civil Society Development Research Center. 




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.