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International Measures: Investment

 

Associate Multilateral Trade Law for Bizclim

ACP States

Bizclim

(ACP / EC)

08 – 10/2009

Delivered instructional training modules on the investment climate in SADC for “SADC Investment Forum”.  Drafted reports & outcomes.  Drafted papers for the next Head of Ambassador’s Committee on investment in SADC.  Support to event management.

 

Associate Multilateral Trade Law for Bizclim

ACP States

Bizclim

(ACP / EC)

06/2009

Comparative review of investment in SADC and ECOWAS for ECOWAS Investment Conference, 4-5 June 2009.  (Researched, drafted and presented report.  Managed communication with participants on behalf of Bizclim).  Relationship management with Senior Ministers and Ambassadors.

 

Services and Investment Law Advisor

 

SADC Secretariat

SADC Secretariat

07/2008 – 05/2009

Development of international investment law compendium and negotiating modalities on investment.  Facilitated intra and extra regional investment negotiations at a technical working group, Permanent Secretary and Trade Minister level.  Advised and issued legal opinions on investment protection, investment promotion and investment and sustainable development.

 

Associate Multilateral Trade Law for Bizclim

ACP States

Bizclim

(ACP / EC)

12/2008

Project: Publication of “The COMESA Investor Practical Guide”.  Facilitated RIA (COMESA’s Regional Investment Agency) with the support of BizClim to compile an Investor’s Practical Guide to Trade and Investment and pocket size version of key marketing messages.  The project was part of a wider programme, including the launch of the first COMESA Investor Conference, 18-19 November 2008 in Brussels, and the establishment of a database on COMESA’s business climate.  Additional Deliverables: Edited and prepared the COMESA Investor Guide for publication.

 

Legal Expert WTO Trade Law & EPA

Cameroon

TRINNEX programme

03/2004

Capacity Building Assignment to CEMAC.  Project & Conference: Investment Law & EPAs.

Investment protection, investment promotion and investment and sustainable development.