CCHRC’s Peter Peverelli participated in a conference on Social Governance and Global Governance under the Pandemic of the COVID-19 organised by Beihang University, Beijing, China, on November 26, 2021. The title of his contribution was: ‘Cross-cultural aspect of dealing with a pandemic’, in which he explained how culture is a determining factor in successfully dealing with the impact of COVID-19 in some nations. It was largely based on the book ‘Has China Devised a Superior Path to Wealth Creation? The Role of Secular Values’. For details, see the book’s introduction on the Publications page of this site. The conference was attended by scholars from a large number of nations.