Stefan Knights is a national of Guyana. He is an Environmental Lawyer and holds a master’s degree in Sustainable Development. Stefan is also a Commonwealth Scholar and the 2016 Junior Legal Innovator for his work on Environmental Democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean. He serves on the Commonwealth Youth Climate Change Network as the Steering Committee member responsible for Partnerships Engagement. He worked for the Caribbean Youth Environment Network where he gained practical experience on climate change and disaster risk reduction as it relates to Small Island Developing States.