Dorothy Ng'ambi TEMBO
Executive Director, EIF Executive Secretariat, WTO - World Trade Organization, Geneva
Ms. Dorothy Tembo is currently serving as the Executive Director of the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) Executive Secretariat in Geneva. Prior to joining the EIF Executive Secretariat, Ms. Tembo was Chief Trade Negotiator and Director, Foreign Trade, in the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Zambia, from 2004 to 2008. From 2003 to 2004, Ms. Tembo worked as a Trade and Investment Advisor on the USAID Zambia Trade and Investment Enhancement Project (ZAMTIE) project in Lusaka, providing support to the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry and the private sector. During 2000 and 2003, Ms. Tembo served as Deputy Team Leader on the USAID RAPID project in Botswana, assisting 14 SADC countries in the implementation of the SADC Trade Protocol, after having served in various positions in the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry and Zambia's National Commission for Development Planning. Ms. Tembo has experience in trade and development issues relating not only to her native Eastern and Southern African region but to all the regions that are covered by the EIF. Ms. Tembo graduated from the University of Zambia with a major in Economics and a minor in African Development Studies.