Martin Stavenhagen

Climate, Energy and Water Policy Consultant, National University of Singapore

Martin Stavenhagen is a consultant, policy analyst and project manager with ten years of experience in climate, energy and water policy, sustainable urban development, and public sector reform.

He has managed several German technical cooperation projects in South Asia on solar industry standards, water and air quality measurements, and quality infrastructure, and has designed and facilitated policy training programs for decision-makers from more than 40 countries. He also researched urban resilience and water demand management strategies in cities at the Institute of Water Policy, National University of Singapore. Currently, he's a consultant on climate, energy and water policy and the circular economy.

He has a Master of Environmental, Social and Urban Policy from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS, a postgraduate degree in development cooperation from the German Development Institute (DIE) in Bonn, and will be a Certified Expert in Climate and Renewable Energy Finance by the Frankfurt School of Finance and UNEP by late-2018.


  • –present
    Water and Climate Policy Consultant , Institute of Water Policy, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore


  • 2011 
    German Development Institute (DIE), Postgraduate Program for Young Professionals in International Development Cooperation
  • 2010 
    Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Master of Public Policy - Environmental, Social and Urban Policy

Professional Memberships

  • International Public Policy Association (IPPA)