Patrick Kanyimbo

Principal Regional Integration Officer, Regional Integration & Trade Division, African Development Bank

Patrick Kanyimbo is a Principal Regional Integration Expert within the Regional Integration and Trade Division of the African Development Bank. Previously served as Trade Policy Adviser (Min of Trade & Industry, Trinidad & Tobago) under the Commonwealth Secretariat/EU “Hub and Spokes” Programme. He studied Economics and Industrial Strategy and Trade Policy at the University of Manchester (UK). His work at the African Development Bank focuses on trade capacity building, trade facilitation and value chains.

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17 May 2017
As regional economic integration gathers pace in Africa, how can trade facilitation be leveraged to spur the economic growth and development necessary for its implementation? Is the TFA the answer? Have you ever considered how competitive a country would be if donkeys and camels were the primary...
17 March 2014
Qu’est ce que l’accord sur la facilitation des échanges implique pour les pays Africains ? L’adoption du Paquet de Bali, le 7 décembre 2013, a suscité beaucoup d’euphorie chez les responsables du commerce réunis lors de la 9ème Conférence ministérielle de l’Organisation mondiale du commerce (OMC)...