Alice Tipping

Programme Manager, Environment and Natural Resources

Alice Tipping is a Programme Manager and leads the ICTSD’s Environment and Natural Resources programme.

Prior to joining the ICTSD, she worked as a diplomat and legal adviser in the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. She has served in New Zealand’s Mission to the World Trade Organisation in Geneva, where she covered negotiations on trade remedies, including fisheries subsidies, trade and the environment and the WTO’s dispute settlement system.

She has also served in New Zealand’s Mission to the United Nations in Geneva, covering several UN specialised agencies and environmental issues.

Ms Tipping has also worked as a research and strategy analyst in foreign direct investment promotion.

She holds an MPhil in International Relations from Cambridge University. She also holds a Bachelor of Laws degree and a Bachelor of Commerce degree, with a major in Economics, from Victoria University of Wellington. Alice is citizen of the United Kingdom and New Zealand.

Bridges news

15 November 2017
Lors de la conférence ministérielle de Buenos Aires, les membres de l’OMC auront l’opportunité de mettre en place des disciplines significatives sur les subventions à la pêche en vue de limiter les effets préjudiciables de ces subventions sur les stocks halieutiques. Quelle est l’importante de...
8 November 2017
At the Buenos Aires ministerial conference, WTO members will have an immediate opportunity to make progress against the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) target 14.6 by establishing meaningful disciplines on fisheries subsidies to curb their environmental effects on fish stocks. Why are these...
9 November 2015
Can existing institutions be used to ensure proper follow-up and review of the trade commitments made in the UN’s new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development? Trade is reflected throughout the new global sustainable development agenda , both in “Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda for...
17 June 2015
Se espera que la Agenda de Desarrollo post 2015, calendarizada para acordarse en septiembre en Nueva York, guíe los planes de desarrollo y la elaboración de políticas durante los siguientes quince años. La iniciativa nació en junio de 2012 en la Conferencia sobre Desarrollo Sostenible de la...
13 April 2015
What role for trade, and how to build coherence between, the proposed sustainable development goals and the ongoing financing for development talks? The post-2015 development agenda scheduled to be agreed in New York in September will ­– it is hoped – guide development plans and policymaking for...
2 September 2014
Trade-related issues have been included across the proposed SDGs. This article focuses on key places where the integrated framework brings trade or economic tools to bear on environmental challenges. UN working group tasked with developing a recommended list of sustainable development goals (SDGs)...
17 May 2014
O papel da política comercial no programa de desenvolvimento global pós-2015
13 March 2014
Con la próxima conclusión de los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio (ODM) en 2015, el sistema de Naciones Unidas (ONU) se encuentra en proceso de definir un programa de desarrollo global post 2015. Se espera que el resultado final determine el curso de la labor en materia de desarrollo...
7 February 2014
With the expiry of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) coming up in 2015, the UN system is in the process of pulling together a post-2015 global development agenda. The final outcome is expected set the course for international development work for the following fifteen years. In recognition of...