Dr. Susan S. Ekoh

Research programme: Environmental Governance

Function: Researcher

Work areas:

  • Climate adaptation
  • Climate migration
  • Urban sustainability
  • Sustainable development


Since 4/2022 German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS)
(until 6/2022 German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE))
Researcher, Research Programme "Environmental Governance and Transformation to Sustainability"
05/2021-03/2022 American Society of Adaptation Professionals (ASAP)
Climate Adaptation Fellow
08/2017-05/2021 State University of New York, College of Environmental Science & Forestry (SUNY ESF)
Graduate Research & Teaching Assistant
05/2018-08/2018 United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), New York
Intern, Environment Affairs
06/2015-01/2016 Skeo Solutions
Intern Associate


Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria
Junior Research Analyst
05/2009-10/20009 African Development Bank
Environmental Project Assistant

Refereed Publications

Non-refereed Publications

Opinion Pieces

  • Faus Onbargi, Alexia / Aparajita Banerjee / Susan S. Ekoh (2023)
    COP28 and the road to a Just Transition
    Bonn: German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS), The Current Column of 29 November 2023