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Oluwaseun Oguntuase

Zenith Bank PLC, Nigeria

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Oluwaseun James Oguntuase is an impact driven scholar-practitioner bringing sustainability perspective to solving development challenges in the Global South. His doctoral thesis at Lagos State University, Nigeria culminated in development of a bioeconomy acceptance predictive model to drive transition to sustainable economy in developing and emerging economies. Oluwaseun has authored several scholarly articles, op-eds and commentaries, including contributions to two encylopediae on the SDGs and African Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation, and participated in group review of two IPCC Assessment Reports.

Country(ies) of Specialty

India Nigeria Western Sahara

Focus areas of expertise

Climate policy and politics Scientific assessments Renewable energy Behavioral action

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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. 2022 World Scientific Encyclopedia of Business Sustainability, Ethics and Entrepreneurship, pp. 263-291 (2022) Chapter 12: Partnerships for the Goals in Africa: Impact Investors and Social Entrepreneurs Through the Lens of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

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).