Dr. Stefanos Fotiou

Director in Bangkok, Thailand

Ask me about Sustainability, SDGs

I am an expert on sustainable development and currently serving in the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP) as the Director of the "Environment and Development" Division.

Reporting directly to the UN-ESCAP Executive Management I lead the work of UN-ESCAP on sustainable development, climate change, quality of growth, urban development, natural resources management, and the post-2015 UN development agenda including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

I have more than 20 years professional experience in international organisations, the private sector, NGOs and research & academic institutes. My academic background includes a PhD on Natural Resources' Economics, a MSc in Information Systems and a MSc in Forestry.

  • Work
    • United Nations
  • Education
    • Natural Resource Economics PhD