Felix Sternagel
Research Intern

Felix Sternagel is an MA student of Political Science at the Freie Universität Berlin (Germany). During a study period in China and extensive research on Chinese influence in Africa, he worked on China’s engagement in developing countries. In particular, he focused on extractive industries in Zambia and Zimbabwe. At the Heinrich Böll Stiftung’s Myanmar office, he used this experience to research on the role of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Myanmar and focused especially on the Special Economic Zone in Kyaukphyu.