Digital Economy Delivers for Africa!

  • Digital Economy
    Head of Government Relations for Africa, Thomson Reuters
    Digital Economy Delivers for Africa!
  • Digital Economy
    Board Chair, TMEA and CEO, Infotech Investment Group
    Digital Economy Delivers for Africa!
  • Digital Economy
    Treasury and Trade Solutions Head East Africa, Citi
    Digital Economy Delivers for Africa!
  • Digital Economy
    Africa Head of Sales for a Trade Facilitation Business Unit, Techno Brain Group
    Digital Economy Delivers for Africa!
  • Digital Economy
    Senior Expert, Trade Facilitation and Market Access, Huawei Technologies
    Digital Economy Delivers for Africa!

The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa

  • Emerging Governance
    Director Trade Logistics, TradeMark East Africa
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    Regional Director, ICT for Trade, TradeMark East Africa
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    CEO, Kenya Private Sector Alliance
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    Partner, Allen Consulting
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    CEO, Tsavo Power Company LTD
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    Director, Trade Policy, TradeMark East Africa
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    Senior Director, Market Access, TradeMark East Africa
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    CEO, Unifreight Group of Companies
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    Cluster Trade & Marketing Manager for East Africa, Maersk
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa
  • Emerging Governance
    Director, Business Environment, TradeMark East Africa
    The TMEA Trade-A-Thon: Take 10 with Trade Experts on Investing in East Africa

WTO Rules on Farm Goods and Fish: Towards More Equitable, Sustainable, and Efficient Global Markets?

  • E15 Initiative
    Divisional Head of Fish Trade, Fish Processing Storage and Marketing Division, Federal Department of Fisheries, Nigeria
    WTO Rules on Farm Goods and Fish: Towards More Equitable, Sustainable, and Efficient Global Markets?
  • E15 Initiative
    Ambassador of Uruguay to the WTO
    WTO Rules on Farm Goods and Fish: Towards More Equitable, Sustainable, and Efficient Global Markets?
  • E15 Initiative
    Deputy Executive Director and Head, Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS)
    WTO Rules on Farm Goods and Fish: Towards More Equitable, Sustainable, and Efficient Global Markets?
  • E15 Initiative
    Visiting Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
    WTO Rules on Farm Goods and Fish: Towards More Equitable, Sustainable, and Efficient Global Markets?
  • E15 Initiative
    Partner & Co-founder, IDEAS Centre
    WTO Rules on Farm Goods and Fish: Towards More Equitable, Sustainable, and Efficient Global Markets?
  • E15 Initiative
    Professor & Director, Fisheries Economics Research Unit & OceanCanada Partnership Research Director, University of British Columbia
    WTO Rules on Farm Goods and Fish: Towards More Equitable, Sustainable, and Efficient Global Markets?

PLENARY: Trade and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

  • Trading Up
    UNEP Executive Director and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations
    PLENARY: Trade and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • Trading Up
    Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Kenya
    PLENARY: Trade and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • Trading Up
    Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organization
    PLENARY: Trade and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • Trading Up
    Secretary, Department of Trade and Industry, The Phillipines
    PLENARY: Trade and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • Trading Up
    Chief Executive Officer, ICTSD
    PLENARY: Trade and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • Trading Up
    Director-General, World Trade Organization
    PLENARY: Trade and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Regulatory Convergence Through the WTO

  • E15 Initiative
    Director of the Trade and Environment Division, World Trade Organization (WTO)
    Regulatory Convergence Through the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Senior Counsel, King & Spalding
    Regulatory Convergence Through the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Head of the Regulatory Cooperation Unit, UNECE
    Regulatory Convergence Through the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Professor and Director, The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute
    Regulatory Convergence Through the WTO

From Crop to Shop: Climbing in the Cotton/Textile Value-Chain Through Regional Integration in Africa

  • Africa Rising
    From Crop to Shop: Climbing in the Cotton/Textile Value-Chain Through Regional Integration in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Deputy Permanent Representative of the Republic of Benin, United Nations Office at Geneva
    From Crop to Shop: Climbing in the Cotton/Textile Value-Chain Through Regional Integration in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Market Linkage Specialist, USAID-East Africa Trade and Investment Hub
    From Crop to Shop: Climbing in the Cotton/Textile Value-Chain Through Regional Integration in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    CEO, Bedi Investments Limited
    From Crop to Shop: Climbing in the Cotton/Textile Value-Chain Through Regional Integration in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Partner & Co-founder, IDEAS Centre
    From Crop to Shop: Climbing in the Cotton/Textile Value-Chain Through Regional Integration in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Partner, IDEAS Centre
    From Crop to Shop: Climbing in the Cotton/Textile Value-Chain Through Regional Integration in Africa

Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects

  • Africa Rising
    Board Chair, TMEA and CEO, Infotech Investment Group
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    CEO, Kenya Private Sector Alliance
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    Chair, East African Women in Business Platform
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    Cabinet Secretary for Industrialization and Enterprise Development, Kenya
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    Secretary General, East African Community
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    Secretary General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    CEO, TradeMark East Africa
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    British High Commissioner, Kenya
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects
  • Africa Rising
    Managing Director East Africa, Maersk Line
    Integrating East Africa: Progress, Challenges and Future Prospects

PLENARY: The Voice of Business in Trade Policy

  • The Voice of Business
    Board Chair, TMEA and CEO, Infotech Investment Group
    PLENARY: The Voice of Business in Trade Policy
  • The Voice of Business
    Finance Director, Techno Brain Group
    PLENARY: The Voice of Business in Trade Policy
  • The Voice of Business
    Deputy Secretary General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
    PLENARY: The Voice of Business in Trade Policy
  • The Voice of Business
    Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Standard Chartered Bank, Kenya
    PLENARY: The Voice of Business in Trade Policy
  • The Voice of Business
    Executive Director, Department of Policy and Business Practices, International Chamber of Commerce
    PLENARY: The Voice of Business in Trade Policy

Intra-EAC Trade: Challenges and Opportunities for Business

  • Focus Africa
    CEO, East African Financial Portal
    Intra-EAC Trade: Challenges and Opportunities for Business
  • Focus Africa
    Cabinet Secretary for Industrialization and Enterprise Development, Kenya
    Intra-EAC Trade: Challenges and Opportunities for Business
  • Focus Africa
    Director, Inter Region Economic Network
    Intra-EAC Trade: Challenges and Opportunities for Business
  • Focus Africa
    Chairman, Economic Diplomacy Committee, Chamber of Commerce
    Intra-EAC Trade: Challenges and Opportunities for Business
  • Focus Africa
    Intra-EAC Trade: Challenges and Opportunities for Business

SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets

  • The Voice of Business
    Chairperson, COMESA Business Council
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    President of DHL Express in Kenya, DHL Express
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    Executive Director, International Trade Centre
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    Connectamericas Project Manager, Interamerican Development Bank
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    Minister of Trade and Industry, Government of Rwanda
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    Director for Investment and Technology, The East Africa Trade and Investment Hub
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    Chief Economist, International Trade Centre
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    CEO, Ghana Industry Association
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets
  • The Voice of Business
    Managing Director, Africa, Thomson Reuters
    SMEs: Connecting to Global Markets

Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change: Priorities for the WTO

  • E15 Initiative
    Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Costa Rica to the WTO
    Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change: Priorities for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Senior Policy Adviser, Siemens AG
    Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change: Priorities for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Ambassador for Trade Policy and Analysis, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark
    Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change: Priorities for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Associate Professor, Institute of Management Technology
    Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change: Priorities for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Chief Executive Officer, ICTSD
    Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change: Priorities for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Senior Fellow, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development
    Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change: Priorities for the WTO

Climate Action in the post-Paris COP 21 World: Intersections with International Trade

  • Climate and Energy
    Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Costa Rica to the WTO
    Climate Action in the post-Paris COP 21 World: Intersections with International Trade
  • Climate and Energy
    Distinguished Fellow and former President, International Institute for Sustainable Development
    Climate Action in the post-Paris COP 21 World: Intersections with International Trade
  • Climate and Energy
    Executive Director, South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics & Environment
    Climate Action in the post-Paris COP 21 World: Intersections with International Trade
  • Climate and Energy
    Senior Programme Manager of the Global Platform on Climate Change, Trade and Sustainable Energy, ICTSD
    Climate Action in the post-Paris COP 21 World: Intersections with International Trade
  • Climate and Energy
    Permanent Representative to the WTO, France
    Climate Action in the post-Paris COP 21 World: Intersections with International Trade
  • Climate and Energy
    Senior Fellow, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development
    Climate Action in the post-Paris COP 21 World: Intersections with International Trade

Mega-regional Trade Agreements and Services Implications for Developing Countries

  • Emerging Governance
    Senior Fellow, ICTSD
    Mega-regional Trade Agreements and Services Implications for Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Senior Associate for Strategic Research and Policy Analysis, ICTSD
    Mega-regional Trade Agreements and Services Implications for Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Chief, Trade Policy and Analysis – Trade and Investment Division,United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia and the Pacific
    Mega-regional Trade Agreements and Services Implications for Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Managing Director, European Services Forum (ESF)
    Mega-regional Trade Agreements and Services Implications for Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Executive Director of the Centre for Trade and Economic Integration, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
    Mega-regional Trade Agreements and Services Implications for Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Chile to the World Trade Organization
    Mega-regional Trade Agreements and Services Implications for Developing Countries

Trade and Sustainable Growth: Strengthening the Voice of Africa’s Private Sector (Invitation only)

  • Private Event
    Senior Fellow, ICTSD
    Trade and Sustainable Growth: Strengthening the Voice of Africa’s Private Sector (Invitation only)
  • Private Event
    Founding Chairman, East African Business Council and KEPSA
    Trade and Sustainable Growth: Strengthening the Voice of Africa’s Private Sector (Invitation only)
  • Private Event
    Researcher, Trade Law Centre NPC
    Trade and Sustainable Growth: Strengthening the Voice of Africa’s Private Sector (Invitation only)
  • Private Event
    CEO, Investment Climate Facility for Africa
    Trade and Sustainable Growth: Strengthening the Voice of Africa’s Private Sector (Invitation only)

E15 PLENARY: Priorities for the WTO in an Evolving Global Trade and Investment Architecture

  • E15 Initiative
    Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the WTO
    E15 PLENARY: Priorities for the WTO in an Evolving Global Trade and Investment Architecture
  • E15 Initiative
    Fellow at AGI, Asia Global Institute, University of Hong Kong
    E15 PLENARY: Priorities for the WTO in an Evolving Global Trade and Investment Architecture
  • E15 Initiative
    Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, The Netherlands
    E15 PLENARY: Priorities for the WTO in an Evolving Global Trade and Investment Architecture
  • E15 Initiative
    Chief Executive Officer, ICTSD
    E15 PLENARY: Priorities for the WTO in an Evolving Global Trade and Investment Architecture
  • E15 Initiative
    Minister of Trade, Republic of Indonesia
    E15 PLENARY: Priorities for the WTO in an Evolving Global Trade and Investment Architecture

Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade

  • Trading Up
    Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the WTO, Papua New Guinea
    Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade
  • Trading Up
    Minister for Trade and Investment, Australia
    Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade
  • Trading Up
    Minister for Commerce and Labour, Tonga
    Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade
  • Trading Up
    H.E. Ambassador, Solomon Islands
    Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade
  • Trading Up
    Minister for Industry and Trade, Fiji
    Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade
  • Trading Up
    Associate Minister of Commerce, Industry and Labour
    Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade
  • Trading Up
    PIF Secretariat, Geneva
    Promoting Sustainable development in the Pacific Islands through Trade

The Digital Economy and Innovation: Game Changers for the Multilateral Trading System?

  • E15 Initiative
    Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the WTO, UK
    The Digital Economy and Innovation: Game Changers for the Multilateral Trading System?
  • E15 Initiative
    Assistant Professor, Harvard University
    The Digital Economy and Innovation: Game Changers for the Multilateral Trading System?
  • E15 Initiative
    Attorney, Law Offices of Gary N. Horlick
    The Digital Economy and Innovation: Game Changers for the Multilateral Trading System?
  • E15 Initiative
    Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft
    The Digital Economy and Innovation: Game Changers for the Multilateral Trading System?
  • E15 Initiative
    Director, The Evian [email protected]
    The Digital Economy and Innovation: Game Changers for the Multilateral Trading System?

Promoting Pro-development Investment Agreements and Policies

  • Emerging Governance
    Chief Executive Director, SEATINI Uganda
    Promoting Pro-development Investment Agreements and Policies
  • Emerging Governance
    Country Director, Southern and Eastern African Trade Information and Negotiations Institute Uganda
    Promoting Pro-development Investment Agreements and Policies
  • Emerging Governance
    Legal Advisor and Senior Researcher, Third World Network
    Promoting Pro-development Investment Agreements and Policies

The CFTA in the Context of the Mega-Regionals and Future of the Multilateral Trading System

  • Africa Rising
    Chief Executive Director, SEATINI Uganda
    The CFTA in the Context of the Mega-Regionals and Future of the Multilateral Trading System
  • Africa Rising
    Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
    The CFTA in the Context of the Mega-Regionals and Future of the Multilateral Trading System
  • Africa Rising
    Director, Regional Integration and Trade Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
    The CFTA in the Context of the Mega-Regionals and Future of the Multilateral Trading System
  • Africa Rising
    Visiting Scholar and Senior Fellow, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and Center for Transatlantic Relations
    The CFTA in the Context of the Mega-Regionals and Future of the Multilateral Trading System
  • Africa Rising
    Deputy Chairperson, African Union Commission
    The CFTA in the Context of the Mega-Regionals and Future of the Multilateral Trading System

Trade, Nature and the 2030 Agenda: The Quest for Policy Coherence

  • Natural Resources
    Director of International Government Affairs, ArcelorMittal
    Trade, Nature and the 2030 Agenda: The Quest for Policy Coherence
  • Natural Resources
    Vice President, Government Relations & Program Design, African Wildlife Foundation
    Trade, Nature and the 2030 Agenda: The Quest for Policy Coherence
  • Natural Resources
    Distinguished Fellow and former President, International Institute for Sustainable Development
    Trade, Nature and the 2030 Agenda: The Quest for Policy Coherence
  • Natural Resources
    Emeritus Professor, University of Geneva
    Trade, Nature and the 2030 Agenda: The Quest for Policy Coherence
  • Natural Resources
    Special Representative to the UN and the WTO, World Bank
    Trade, Nature and the 2030 Agenda: The Quest for Policy Coherence

Requiring Local Content in Extractive Industries: Key E15 Policy Options for the WTO

  • E15 Initiative
    Director of International Government Affairs, ArcelorMittal
    Requiring Local Content in Extractive Industries: Key E15 Policy Options for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Regional Trade Adviser, African Union Commission
    Requiring Local Content in Extractive Industries: Key E15 Policy Options for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Deputy Head, Trade & Economic Transformation, ECDPM
    Requiring Local Content in Extractive Industries: Key E15 Policy Options for the WTO
  • E15 Initiative
    Managing Consultant, Eduardo Associates
    Requiring Local Content in Extractive Industries: Key E15 Policy Options for the WTO

Subsidies and Industrial Policies in a World of Global Value Chains

  • E15 Initiative
    Director of International Government Affairs, ArcelorMittal
    Subsidies and Industrial Policies in a World of Global Value Chains
  • E15 Initiative
    Assistant Professor, Harvard University
    Subsidies and Industrial Policies in a World of Global Value Chains
  • E15 Initiative
    Attorney, Law Offices of Gary N. Horlick
    Subsidies and Industrial Policies in a World of Global Value Chains
  • E15 Initiative
    Professor and Director, The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute
    Subsidies and Industrial Policies in a World of Global Value Chains

The End of the North-South Game: Foreign Direct Investment in the XXI Century

  • E15 Initiative
    Director of International Government Affairs, ArcelorMittal
    The End of the North-South Game: Foreign Direct Investment in the XXI Century
  • E15 Initiative
    Director of Investment and Enterprise, UNCTAD
    The End of the North-South Game: Foreign Direct Investment in the XXI Century
  • E15 Initiative
    Managing Director, Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest)
    The End of the North-South Game: Foreign Direct Investment in the XXI Century
  • E15 Initiative
    Economic and Social Policy Officer, International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)
    The End of the North-South Game: Foreign Direct Investment in the XXI Century
  • E15 Initiative
    Director General for Foreign Economic Relations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands
    The End of the North-South Game: Foreign Direct Investment in the XXI Century
  • E15 Initiative
    Policy Manager, Trade and Investment, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
    The End of the North-South Game: Foreign Direct Investment in the XXI Century

PLENARY: Africa Integrates

  • Africa Rising
    Senior Director, World Bank Group Global Practice on Trade and Competitiveness, The World Bank
    PLENARY: Africa Integrates
  • Africa Rising
    CEO, TradeMark East Africa
    PLENARY: Africa Integrates
  • Africa Rising
    Regional Director, Eastern Africa Regional Center, African Development Bank Group
    PLENARY: Africa Integrates
  • Africa Rising
    Commissioner for Trade and Industry, African Union Commission
    PLENARY: Africa Integrates
  • Africa Rising
    Minister of Commerce, Côte d'Ivoire
    PLENARY: Africa Integrates
  • Africa Rising
    Minister of Trade and Industry, Lesotho
    PLENARY: Africa Integrates

TPP, Other Megaregionals and Beyond

  • Emerging Governance
    Director General of the Directorate General for International Economic Relations & Head of Trade Relations, Chile
    TPP, Other Megaregionals and Beyond
  • Emerging Governance
    Executive Director of the Centre for Trade and Economic Integration, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
    TPP, Other Megaregionals and Beyond
  • Emerging Governance
    Visiting Scholar and Senior Fellow, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and Center for Transatlantic Relations
    TPP, Other Megaregionals and Beyond
  • Emerging Governance
    Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism, Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Peru
    TPP, Other Megaregionals and Beyond
  • Emerging Governance
    Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Vietnam
    TPP, Other Megaregionals and Beyond

Regional Economic Integration and Trade Facilitation: The Case of the ECOWAS

  • Africa Rising
    Head of Project, German Development Cooperation
    Regional Economic Integration and Trade Facilitation: The Case of the ECOWAS
  • Africa Rising
    Director of External Trade, Ministry of Trade of the Republic of Senegal
    Regional Economic Integration and Trade Facilitation: The Case of the ECOWAS
  • Africa Rising
    Deputy Director Genera Global Cooperation, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
    Regional Economic Integration and Trade Facilitation: The Case of the ECOWAS
  • Africa Rising
    Research Fellow, German Institute for International and Security Affairs
    Regional Economic Integration and Trade Facilitation: The Case of the ECOWAS
  • Africa Rising
    Principal Program Officer Multilateral Trade, ECOWAS
    Regional Economic Integration and Trade Facilitation: The Case of the ECOWAS
  • Africa Rising
    Director of Trade, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria
    Regional Economic Integration and Trade Facilitation: The Case of the ECOWAS

From Drifts to Deals: Advancing the WTO Agenda

  • The Voice of Business
    Senior Policy Adviser, Siemens AG
    From Drifts to Deals: Advancing the WTO Agenda
  • The Voice of Business
    Director International Treaties, Trade and Investment Policy, Philip Morris International
    From Drifts to Deals: Advancing the WTO Agenda
  • The Voice of Business
    EU Trade Policy Manager, Samsung Electronics
    From Drifts to Deals: Advancing the WTO Agenda
  • The Voice of Business
    Senior Advisor, Confederation of Danish Industry
    From Drifts to Deals: Advancing the WTO Agenda
  • The Voice of Business
    Executive Director, Department of Policy and Business Practices, International Chamber of Commerce
    From Drifts to Deals: Advancing the WTO Agenda

Trade and Economic Transformation

  • Trading Up
    Executive Director, International Trade Centre
    Trade and Economic Transformation
  • Trading Up
    Director of International Affairs, Trade Policy & Export Control in the UK’s Departments for Business
    Trade and Economic Transformation
  • Trading Up
    Research Fellow, Overseas Development Institute
    Trade and Economic Transformation
  • Trading Up
    Professor and Director, The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute
    Trade and Economic Transformation

Empowering Women Through Trade

  • Africa Rising
    Executive Director, International Trade Centre
    Empowering Women Through Trade
  • Africa Rising
    Deputy Permanent Representative to the WTO, Netherlands Mission to the United Nations and other International Organisations
    Empowering Women Through Trade
  • Africa Rising
    Enabling Environment Director/Team Leader, Southern Africa Trade Hub
    Empowering Women Through Trade
  • Africa Rising
    Managing Director, Woni Veg-Fru Exporters and Importers Ltd.
    Empowering Women Through Trade
  • Africa Rising
    Senior Director, Business Competitiveness, TradeMark East Africa
    Empowering Women Through Trade
  • Africa Rising
    State Secretary for Enterprise and Innovation, Sweden
    Empowering Women Through Trade
  • Africa Rising
    Director, East African Online Transport Agency Ltd
    Empowering Women Through Trade

Voluntary Standards for Sustainable Trade in Natural Resources

  • Natural Resources
    Director, Cottar Safaris Services
    Voluntary Standards for Sustainable Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Research Fellow, German Institute for International and Security Affairs
    Voluntary Standards for Sustainable Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Monitoring & Evaluation Manager, 4C Association
    Voluntary Standards for Sustainable Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Independent Conservation Economist, Cape Town, South Africa
    Voluntary Standards for Sustainable Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Trade Economist, Food and Agriculture Organization
    Voluntary Standards for Sustainable Trade in Natural Resources

Public-private Dialogue: Towards SME Integration into the Global Economy

  • Focus Africa
    CEO, Kenya Private Sector Alliance
    Public-private Dialogue: Towards SME Integration into the Global Economy
  • Focus Africa
    Senior Resident Research Fellow, ICTSD
    Public-private Dialogue: Towards SME Integration into the Global Economy
  • Focus Africa
    General Manager, Ngorongo Tea Company Kenya
    Public-private Dialogue: Towards SME Integration into the Global Economy
  • Focus Africa
    Senior Programme Manager, Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries
    Public-private Dialogue: Towards SME Integration into the Global Economy
  • Focus Africa
    Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries
    Public-private Dialogue: Towards SME Integration into the Global Economy
  • Focus Africa
    Technical Services Manager, Tea Directorate, Kenya Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Authority
    Public-private Dialogue: Towards SME Integration into the Global Economy

Achieving Food Security by Balancing Policy Space and Policy Discipline

  • Food Security
    Senior Resident Research Fellow, ICTSD
    Achieving Food Security by Balancing Policy Space and Policy Discipline
  • Food Security
    Visiting Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
    Achieving Food Security by Balancing Policy Space and Policy Discipline
  • Food Security
    Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute
    Achieving Food Security by Balancing Policy Space and Policy Discipline
  • Food Security
    Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute
    Achieving Food Security by Balancing Policy Space and Policy Discipline

The WTO and Sustainable Development: An Agenda for the General Council

  • Natural Resources
    Senior Resident Research Fellow, ICTSD
    The WTO and Sustainable Development: An Agenda for the General Council
  • Natural Resources
    Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Policy Dialogue
    The WTO and Sustainable Development: An Agenda for the General Council
  • Natural Resources
    Chief, Trade Policy and Analysis – Trade and Investment Division,United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia and the Pacific
    The WTO and Sustainable Development: An Agenda for the General Council
  • Natural Resources
    Emeritus Professor, University of Geneva
    The WTO and Sustainable Development: An Agenda for the General Council
  • Natural Resources
    Chief Economist, African Center for Economic Transformation
    The WTO and Sustainable Development: An Agenda for the General Council

The Industry of Conservation beyond Tourism: Africa's Natural Capital

  • Africa Rising
    Vice President, Government Relations & Program Design, African Wildlife Foundation
    The Industry of Conservation beyond Tourism: Africa's Natural Capital
  • Africa Rising
    Law Enforcement Manager, African Wildlife Foundation
    The Industry of Conservation beyond Tourism: Africa's Natural Capital
  • Africa Rising
    Technical Officer, Freeland
    The Industry of Conservation beyond Tourism: Africa's Natural Capital
  • Africa Rising
    Senior Director, Business Competitiveness, TradeMark East Africa
    The Industry of Conservation beyond Tourism: Africa's Natural Capital

Challenges in Implementation and Financing of TFA

  • Trading Up
    Ambassador/PR of the Nepal to the UN, other International Organisations and the WTO in Geneva, Government of Nepal
    Challenges in Implementation and Financing of TFA
  • Trading Up
    Chief Coordinator of the Enhanced Integrated Framework, WTO
    Challenges in Implementation and Financing of TFA
  • Trading Up
    Chief, Trade Policy and Analysis – Trade and Investment Division,United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia and the Pacific
    Challenges in Implementation and Financing of TFA
  • Trading Up
    Chairman, South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics & Environment
    Challenges in Implementation and Financing of TFA

Measures to Improve Financing for Development Policies of the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda

  • Natural Resources
    Chairman, Global Alliance for Tax Justice and Senior Economic Policy Advisor of Tax Justice Network Africa
    Measures to Improve Financing for Development Policies of the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda
  • Natural Resources
    Head of the Trade and Poverty Branch, UN Conference for Trade & Development
    Measures to Improve Financing for Development Policies of the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda
  • Natural Resources
    Trade and Development Leader, Action Green for Trade and Sustainable Development
    Measures to Improve Financing for Development Policies of the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda
  • Natural Resources
    Chief Executive Officer, The Institute of Economic Affairs, Kenya
    Measures to Improve Financing for Development Policies of the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda

The Future of the WTO: How to Rekindle the Interest of the Private Sector

  • The Voice of Business
    Senior Economist, HSBC
    The Future of the WTO: How to Rekindle the Interest of the Private Sector
  • The Voice of Business
    Deputy Secretary General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
    The Future of the WTO: How to Rekindle the Interest of the Private Sector
  • The Voice of Business
    Chief Executive Officer, The Institute of Economic Affairs, Kenya
    The Future of the WTO: How to Rekindle the Interest of the Private Sector
  • The Voice of Business
    Professor and Director, The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute
    The Future of the WTO: How to Rekindle the Interest of the Private Sector
  • The Voice of Business
    Director, The Evian [email protected]
    The Future of the WTO: How to Rekindle the Interest of the Private Sector
  • The Voice of Business
    Executive Director, Department of Policy and Business Practices, International Chamber of Commerce
    The Future of the WTO: How to Rekindle the Interest of the Private Sector

The CFTA: What Will it Take to Achieve Africa's Integration Dream?

  • Africa Rising
    Consultant, CM Consulting
    The CFTA: What Will it Take to Achieve Africa's Integration Dream?
  • Africa Rising
    Trade Advisor, Tripartite Coordination Unit, EAC Secretariat
    The CFTA: What Will it Take to Achieve Africa's Integration Dream?
  • Africa Rising
    Senior Programme Officer, Economic Policy Analysis Unit, ECOWAS Commission
    The CFTA: What Will it Take to Achieve Africa's Integration Dream?
  • Africa Rising
    Deputy Chairperson, African Union Commission
    The CFTA: What Will it Take to Achieve Africa's Integration Dream?
  • Africa Rising
    Economist, UNCTAD
    The CFTA: What Will it Take to Achieve Africa's Integration Dream?
  • Africa Rising
    President, Manchester Trading
    The CFTA: What Will it Take to Achieve Africa's Integration Dream?

Leveraging Finance for Development Beyond 2015

  • E15 Initiative
    Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Policy Dialogue
    Leveraging Finance for Development Beyond 2015
  • E15 Initiative
    Country Director for Rwanda, Uganda and South Sudan, The International Growth Centre
    Leveraging Finance for Development Beyond 2015
  • E15 Initiative
    Principal Administrator, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
    Leveraging Finance for Development Beyond 2015
  • E15 Initiative
    President and Founder, New Markets Lab
    Leveraging Finance for Development Beyond 2015
  • E15 Initiative
    Global Head of Trade, Standard Chartered Bank
    Leveraging Finance for Development Beyond 2015
  • E15 Initiative
    Head of the Trade Policy Unit, UK
    Leveraging Finance for Development Beyond 2015

20 years after Singapore: Need for an Enhanced 21st Century Approach to International Competition Policy

  • E15 Initiative
    Chairman, OECD’s Competition Law and Policy Committee
    20 years after Singapore: Need for an Enhanced 21st Century Approach to International Competition Policy
  • E15 Initiative
    Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft
    20 years after Singapore: Need for an Enhanced 21st Century Approach to International Competition Policy
  • E15 Initiative
    Secretary General, CUTS International
    20 years after Singapore: Need for an Enhanced 21st Century Approach to International Competition Policy
  • E15 Initiative
    Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation, New York University (NYU) School of Law
    20 years after Singapore: Need for an Enhanced 21st Century Approach to International Competition Policy
  • E15 Initiative
    Counsellor, Intellectual Property Division, World Trade Organisation
    20 years after Singapore: Need for an Enhanced 21st Century Approach to International Competition Policy

Restoring Multilateral Trade Cooperation: Recommendations from Dialogues in and Involving Developing Countries

  • Emerging Governance
    Executive Director, Department of International Trade, Korean Institute for International Economic Policy
    Restoring Multilateral Trade Cooperation: Recommendations from Dialogues in and Involving Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, The Netherlands
    Restoring Multilateral Trade Cooperation: Recommendations from Dialogues in and Involving Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Professor and Director, The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute
    Restoring Multilateral Trade Cooperation: Recommendations from Dialogues in and Involving Developing Countries
  • Emerging Governance
    Executive Director, Centre for Policy Dialogue
    Restoring Multilateral Trade Cooperation: Recommendations from Dialogues in and Involving Developing Countries

The Role of Trade Facilitation in the Context of Increasing Regional Integration of LDCs

  • Trading Up
    Research Fellow, Overseas Development Institute
    The Role of Trade Facilitation in the Context of Increasing Regional Integration of LDCs
  • Trading Up
    Executive Director, Enhanced Integrated Framework Executive Secretariat, World Trade Organization
    The Role of Trade Facilitation in the Context of Increasing Regional Integration of LDCs
  • Trading Up
    Executive Director, Centre for Policy Dialogue
    The Role of Trade Facilitation in the Context of Increasing Regional Integration of LDCs

The Impact of Profit Maximization in Africa on Development, Justice and the Environment

  • Natural Resources
    Dean, Strathmore Law School
    The Impact of Profit Maximization in Africa on Development, Justice and the Environment
  • Natural Resources
    Lecturer, Strathmore Law School
    The Impact of Profit Maximization in Africa on Development, Justice and the Environment
  • Natural Resources
    Director of the Development and Rule of Law Programme, Stellenbosch University
    The Impact of Profit Maximization in Africa on Development, Justice and the Environment

Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy

  • E15 Initiative
    Managing Director, European Services Forum (ESF)
    Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy
  • E15 Initiative
    Fellow at AGI, Asia Global Institute, University of Hong Kong
    Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy
  • E15 Initiative
    Senior Fellow, ICTSD
    Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy
  • E15 Initiative
    Director, Regional Integration and Trade Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
    Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy
  • E15 Initiative
    Partner, Industrial Goods & Services practice, Bain & Company
    Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy
  • E15 Initiative
    Director of Multilateral Economic Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Chile
    Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy
  • E15 Initiative
    Head of International Trade Policy, Confederation of Indian Industry
    Services and Global Value Chains in the 21st Century Globalised Economy

Using Trade to Promote Firm Productivity and Growth

  • Africa Rising
    Fellow at AGI, Asia Global Institute, University of Hong Kong
    Using Trade to Promote Firm Productivity and Growth
  • Africa Rising
    Professor and Director, The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute
    Using Trade to Promote Firm Productivity and Growth
  • Africa Rising
    Associate Professor, University of Toronto
    Using Trade to Promote Firm Productivity and Growth

Trade is Global: What Footprint in Sourcing Countries? The Case of Flowers from Kenya

  • Africa Rising
    Head of International Trade Policy, Foreign Trade Association
    Trade is Global: What Footprint in Sourcing Countries? The Case of Flowers from Kenya
  • Africa Rising
    CEO, Kenya Flower Council
    Trade is Global: What Footprint in Sourcing Countries? The Case of Flowers from Kenya
  • Africa Rising
    Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organization
    Trade is Global: What Footprint in Sourcing Countries? The Case of Flowers from Kenya

Trade and Food Security: Linkages, Policies and Processes

  • Food Security
    Executive Director, Enhanced Integrated Framework Executive Secretariat, World Trade Organization
    Trade and Food Security: Linkages, Policies and Processes
  • Food Security
    Executive Director, Eastern Africa Grain Council
    Trade and Food Security: Linkages, Policies and Processes
  • Food Security
    Senior Trade Economist, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization
    Trade and Food Security: Linkages, Policies and Processes
  • Food Security
    Trade Economist, Food and Agriculture Organization
    Trade and Food Security: Linkages, Policies and Processes

How to Make IP Work Better for Development in the Era of Innovation and Creativity?

  • Emerging Governance
    Director General, Research & Information System for Developing Countries
    How to Make IP Work Better for Development in the Era of Innovation and Creativity?
  • Emerging Governance
    President of the Board at Pro Humano Genere and partner at Corporación Legal EC
    How to Make IP Work Better for Development in the Era of Innovation and Creativity?
  • Emerging Governance
    IP Expert, Former Executive Director, The Kenya Copyright Board
    How to Make IP Work Better for Development in the Era of Innovation and Creativity?
  • Emerging Governance
    Chief, Technology and Innovation Report Series, Division on Technology and Logistics, UNCTAD
    How to Make IP Work Better for Development in the Era of Innovation and Creativity?

Harnessing Manufacturing to Africa's Trade and Growth: From Lagging to Leading Sector

  • Focus Africa
    Director, Regional Integration and Trade Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
    Harnessing Manufacturing to Africa's Trade and Growth: From Lagging to Leading Sector
  • Focus Africa
    Country Director, The International Growth Centre
    Harnessing Manufacturing to Africa's Trade and Growth: From Lagging to Leading Sector
  • Focus Africa
    Emeritus Professor, University of Geneva
    Harnessing Manufacturing to Africa's Trade and Growth: From Lagging to Leading Sector

Supporting the African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) through Trade Policy

  • Climate and Energy
    Trade and Development Leader, Action Green for Trade and Sustainable Development
    Supporting the African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) through Trade Policy
  • Climate and Energy
    Senior Research Fellow, Stockholm Environment Institute - Africa Centre
    Supporting the African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) through Trade Policy
  • Climate and Energy
    CEO, Osafric
    Supporting the African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) through Trade Policy
  • Climate and Energy
    Senior Programme Manager of the Global Platform on Climate Change, Trade and Sustainable Energy, ICTSD
    Supporting the African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) through Trade Policy

Resource-based industrialisation and global value chains in Africa

  • Africa Rising
    Senior Industry Adviser, Department of Trade and Industry, African Union Commission
    Resource-based industrialisation and global value chains in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Director, Kenya Bankers Association
    Resource-based industrialisation and global value chains in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    CEO, Bedi Investments Limited
    Resource-based industrialisation and global value chains in Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Communications and Campaigns, Tax Justice Network-Africa
    Resource-based industrialisation and global value chains in Africa

Synergizing Trade and Climate Change for Food Security and Livelihoods in the EAC

  • Food Security
    Permanent Representative of the Republic of Uganda to the United Nations and Other International Organisations and the WTO, Geneva
    Synergizing Trade and Climate Change for Food Security and Livelihoods in the EAC
  • Food Security
    Country Director, Southern and Eastern African Trade Information and Negotiations Institute Uganda
    Synergizing Trade and Climate Change for Food Security and Livelihoods in the EAC
  • Food Security
    Economic Cluster Specialist, National Capacity Building Secretariat, Rwanda
    Synergizing Trade and Climate Change for Food Security and Livelihoods in the EAC
  • Food Security
    Programme Officer, CUTS Africa Resource Centre, Nairobi
    Synergizing Trade and Climate Change for Food Security and Livelihoods in the EAC
  • Food Security
    Country Director, Meteorological Service Murang'a County, Kenya
    Synergizing Trade and Climate Change for Food Security and Livelihoods in the EAC
  • Food Security
    Executive Director, Trade Policy Training Centre in Africa
    Synergizing Trade and Climate Change for Food Security and Livelihoods in the EAC

Assisting Developing and Least Developed Countries on WTO Law

  • Emerging Governance
    Senior Counsel, Advisory Centre on WTO Law
    Assisting Developing and Least Developed Countries on WTO Law
  • Emerging Governance
    State Counsel, Office of the Attorney General, Kenya
    Assisting Developing and Least Developed Countries on WTO Law
  • Emerging Governance
    Executive Director, Advisory Centre on WTO Law
    Assisting Developing and Least Developed Countries on WTO Law
  • Emerging Governance
    Deputy Permanent Representative to the WTO, The Philippines
    Assisting Developing and Least Developed Countries on WTO Law

The CFTA: Toward 21st Century Trade Governance for Africa

  • Africa Rising
    Researcher, Trade Law Centre NPC
    The CFTA: Toward 21st Century Trade Governance for Africa
  • Africa Rising
    tralac Associate, Trade Law Centre NPC
    The CFTA: Toward 21st Century Trade Governance for Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Executive Director, Trade Law Centre NPC
    The CFTA: Toward 21st Century Trade Governance for Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Researcher, Trade Law Centre NPC
    The CFTA: Toward 21st Century Trade Governance for Africa
  • Africa Rising
    Researcher, Trade Law Centre NPC
    The CFTA: Toward 21st Century Trade Governance for Africa

Addressing Illegal Trade in Natural Resources

  • Natural Resources
    Legal Affairs and Trade Policy Unit of the CITES Secretariat - United Nations Environment Programme
    Addressing Illegal Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Country Director, WWF Kenya
    Addressing Illegal Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Wildlife Manager, Kenya Wildlife Services
    Addressing Illegal Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Vice President for Species Conservation, African Wildlife Foundation
    Addressing Illegal Trade in Natural Resources
  • Natural Resources
    Professor & Director, Fisheries Economics Research Unit & OceanCanada Partnership Research Director, University of British Columbia
    Addressing Illegal Trade in Natural Resources

Leveraging Trade Facilitation Agreement to Promote Agricultural Transformation and Trade

  • Food Security
    CEO, Pan African Agribusiness and Agro Industry Consrtium
    Leveraging Trade Facilitation Agreement to Promote Agricultural Transformation and Trade
  • Food Security
    Professor and Director, The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute
    Leveraging Trade Facilitation Agreement to Promote Agricultural Transformation and Trade
  • Food Security
    Managing Director and Chairman, Tropical Cable and Conductor Ltd
    Leveraging Trade Facilitation Agreement to Promote Agricultural Transformation and Trade
  • Food Security
    Chief Economist, African Center for Economic Transformation
    Leveraging Trade Facilitation Agreement to Promote Agricultural Transformation and Trade

Trade and Investment Agreements: The Threat to People’s Health

  • Emerging Governance
    Professor, Melbourne Law School
    Trade and Investment Agreements: The Threat to People’s Health
  • Emerging Governance
    Research Director, The Centre for Development and the Environment, University of Oslo
    Trade and Investment Agreements: The Threat to People’s Health
  • Emerging Governance
    Professor, Durham University
    Trade and Investment Agreements: The Threat to People’s Health
  • Emerging Governance
    Legal Advisor and Senior Researcher, Third World Network
    Trade and Investment Agreements: The Threat to People’s Health