On opposite sides of the world, two events were under way to boost the value of African exports to China.In Beijing, the Rwandan embassy signed a protocol with the Chinese government to export stevia, a natural sweetener widely used in the food and drink industry.“[It’s a] big win for Rwandan stevia growers and Chinese consumers,” Rwandan ambassador James Kimonyo said on November 29.Half a world away in the Senegalese capital of Dakar, attendees at the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation were…

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