World Development Report 2010
XUEMAN WANG is a Senior Counsel at the Legal Department of the World Bank, mainly responsible for carbon finance. Prior to joining the World Bank, she was with the UNEP Convention on Biological Diversity in Montreal, Canada, working on the Biosafety Protocol and trade and environment. Before that, she worked at the UN Climate Change Secretariat in Bonn, Germany, where she was responsible for negotiations of the Kyoto Protocol and its compliance regime. Prior to the UN, she worked at the Treaty and Law Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China, as one of the chief negotiators for the Climate Change Convention and other environmental treaties. Her publications have covered the Kyoto Protocol as well as the intersection of international trade and environmental treaties. She earned Master of Laws degrees at Wu Han University (Wu Han, China) and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy of Tufts University (Boston, US).