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 was formerly Policy and Editorial Adviser, Office of the Chief Executive at the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD) and Managing Editor of ICTSD's Bridges Trade BioRes. 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 honorary M.A. from The University of Oxford (Lady Margaret Hall). Kimberley was previously with the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and has experience working with both business and civil society on international public policy. 

Opinion

6 July 2017
With no major regulatory leap forward in the shape of a multilateral or plurilateral digital trade agreement likely in the short term, interim knowledge and capacity-building steps by the G20 could be taken to boost the enabling environment for online goods and services trade, and keep alive...
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...