Darlington Mwape is a Senior Fellow at ICTSD. He served as Legal Advisor to the President of Zambia before being appointed as that country's Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other international organisations including the WTO in Geneva. As Permanent representative to the WTO, he held various positions including as Co-ordinator of the LDC group, Chairman of the TRIPS special session and Chairman on the Committee on Balance of Payments Restrictions. He also served as Chairman of the Joint Advisory Group of the International Trade Centre (ITC), Member of the Board of the Advisory Centre on WTO law (ACWL).
He recently served as a Panelist on the WTO Dispute Settlement Panel, China - Rare Earths Dispute.