Elegbede, Isa is a doctoral candidate and researcher at the Faculty of Environment and Natural Sciences, Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU), Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany. Also the director of research, innovation and development at the SAEIO Global. He has a wealth of interdisciplinary background and various overseas experiences in the area of Sustainability and environmental sciences; Climate change impact on ecological resources; Renewable energies; Certifications and sustainability standards; Participatory and Policy studies; Indigenous and cultural studies; Data management to mention a few. Thanks to his resilience and hard-working attitudes- he obtained a BSc in Fisheries at the Lagos State University, Nigeria, MSc in Marine Sciences at the University of Lagos, Nigeria and MSc in Environmental and resource management at the Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU), Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany with several international professional training and certifications. He was a visiting fellow of the Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI) and the Robin Rigby Trust (RRT) at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada where he has contributed to teaching, research and capacity building activities within the university. He has committed to knowledge dissemination in Africa as a diaspora expert under the Centre for International Migration and Development (CIM), which is a joint initiative of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and the German Federal Employment Agency. Several awards, grants have been awarded to his credits. Isa has participated, contributed and volunteered in several international capacities and collaborative initiatives in many of the SGDs goals across the globe.