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Oluwaseun Oguntuase

Centre for Environmental Studies and Sustainable Development
Email oluwaseunoguntuase [at] gmail [period/dot] com or oluwaseun [period/dot] oguntuase [at] zenithbank [period/dot] com

Oluwaseun Oguntuase is an impact driven scholar-practitioner. His research is at the crossroad between sustainable finance, transition to climate resilient low-carbon economy, and commercialization of science for common good. Oluwaseun has contributed to two encyclopediae on the SDGs and group review of the Second Order Draft of the Working Group II contribution to the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). He is a frequent opinion contributor to The Africa Report. All his activities are ultimately aimed at achieving sustainable development and livelihoods in our resource-constrained planet.


Oluwaseun Oguntuase, 2022. India and the Global Commons: A Case Study of the International Solar Alliance,” ORF Issue Brief No. 528, March 2022, Observer Research Foundation.

Oguntuase OJ. 2022 “Mobilising Resources for a Low-Carbon, Climate-Resilient Africa.” In Observer Research Foundation (November 2021).

Oguntuase OJ. 2020. “Between Making Money and Driving Change: How Impact Investors Are Cultivating Middle Ground in Climate Finance,” In: Leal Filho W, Luetz J, Ayal D, eds. Handbook of Climate Change Management: Research, Leadership, Transformation. Springer International Publishing; 2020:1-20.

Oguntuase O. 2021. “Green Bonds and Green Buildings: New Options for Achieving Sustainable Development in Nigeria,” In: Nubi TG, Anderson I, Lawanson T, Oyalowo B, eds. Housing and SDGs in Urban Africa. Advances in 21st Century Human Settlements. Springer Singapore; 2021.

Oluwaseun J. Oguntuase. 2021. “Africa, the 2030 Agenda and Agenda 2063: The imperative of transnational governance.” In Institution Development for Sustainable and Inclusive Economic Growth in Africa, IGI Global (2021).

Oluwaseun J. Oguntuase. 2020. “Climate Change, Credit Risk and Financial Stability,” IntechOpen (October 2020).

Oluwaseun J. Oguntuase. 2020. “Role of Transnational Multi-stakeholder Partnerships in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals.” In Partnerships for the Goals Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, Springer, Cham (September 2020).

Oluwaseun J. Oguntuase & Oluwatosin B. Adu. 2020. “Bioeconomy as Climate Action: How ready are African Countries?” In African Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation, Springer, Cham (June 2020).

Media Coverage

CSSN scholar Oluwaseun Oguntuase writes about the implications of the new IPCC report for the African continent, and how anticipated climate impacts relate to global inequality, “A Climate Emergency: What the IPCC Report Means for Africa,” The Republic, August 16, 2021.

Africa: Now is the time to unite and prepare for climate action!,” Oluwaseun Oguntuase. The Africa Report. March 15, 2021.

Africa: Climate change and sustainable development must be a two-way street,” Oguntuase O. The Africa Report. December 10, 2020.

Africa’s Central Banks play key role in achieving Agendas 2030 & 2063,” Oluwaseun Oguntuase. The Africa Report. November 6, 2020.

Africa’s path toward energy security is away from fossil fuels,” Oluwaseun J. Oguntuase, The Africa Report, October 19, 2020.