Kimberley Botwright

Policy Analyst, Digital Trade, International Trade & Investment at the World Economic Forum

Kimberley Botwright is a Policy Analyst, Digital Trade, International Trade & Investment at the World Economic Forum. Kimberley has formerly been the Policy and Editorial Adviser, Office of the Chief Executive at ICTSD and Managing Editor of ICTSD's Bridges Trade BioRes, and she continues to cover relevant trade and environment developments for the Bridges news reporting service. Kimberley holds an M.A. in European Affairs from l’Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), as well as a B.A. and honourary M.A. in English Literature and Language from The University of Oxford (Lady Margaret Hall).


Kimberley was previously with the OECD’s Public Affairs and Communications Directorate in Paris, France. She also has previous editorial and policy experience working with a range of stakeholders in the international policy field, from business to NGOs. Kimberley is bilingual in English and French, and is a citizen of both the UK and Switzerland.

Opinion

13 February 2017
It’s been an eventful 12 months for global trade. The UK voted for Brexit, the US elected Donald Trump, and anti-globalisation sentiment surged across many regions. All the while, trade flows remained sluggish, and are expected to post their worst annual innings since the financial crisis. Against...

Bridges news

10 March 2016
A landmark universal emissions-cutting deal offers both hope and challenges as stakeholders move to implementation. In a historic move, parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) successfully landed the first multilateral climate treaty since the 1997 Kyoto Protocol during...
24 February 2016
Considerado por algunos como un hecho histórico, las partes de la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (CMNUCC) acordaron en la Vigésima Primera Conferencia de las Partes (COP21), celebrada en diciembre pasado en París, Francia, el primer tratado climático multilateral...
19 February 2016
A landmark universal emissions-cutting deal offers both hope and challenges as stakeholders move to implementation. In a historic move, parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) successfully landed the first multilateral climate treaty since the 1997 Kyoto Protocol during...