Stefan Jungcurt

Lead II, SDG Indicators and Data, Tracking Progress

Stefan Jungcurt leads IISD’s work on indicators and data for SDG monitoring.

Since 2003, Stefan has worked for IISD in various positions, including writer and team leader for the Earth Negotiations Bulletin, content editor for the SDG Knowledge Hub, and project officer on climate change and energy. He was also a program manager and research associate at the Council of Canadian Academies. Stefan’s previous work has focused on science-policy interactions in the areas of energy, sustainable agriculture, genetic resources for food and agriculture, and linkages between international regulation on biodiversity conservation and other issue areas such as trade and climate change. He completed his Ph.D. on institutional interplay in global environmental governance at Humboldt University, Berlin in 2007. Originally from Germany, Stefan is based in Gatineau, Québec.

Additional information

Areas of expertise
Sustainable Development Goals
Measurement, Assessment, and Modelling
Agricultural Biodiversity
Ending Hunger
Energy Reform
Food Security
Forest Degredation
UNFCCC Processes
Staff type
PhD. Agricultural Sciences, Berlin, Humboldt University, 2007
M.Sc., International Agricultural Sciences, Berlin, Humboldt University, 2001
Languages spoken
German, English, French