Why France Wants To Be an Indo-Pacific Country: Europe's Presence in Asia and the French Elections

April 20, 2022

ZURICH/PARIS, April 20, 2022 — Christophe Penot, French ambassador for the Indo-Pacific; Professor Mohit Anand of emlyon business school, and author Joseph de Weck discuss how France and Europe are stepping up their activities in the Indo-Pacific as a response to increased assertiveness from China. The conversation was moderated by Valérie Terranova, acting executive director of Asia Society France. (57 min., 46 sec.)