Q&A: Linn Persson on new research on meeting the 2020 goal on chemicals management

Q&A: Linn Persson on new research on meeting the 2020 goal on chemicals management

SEI provides recommendations for improving chemicals regimes, to reduce human exposure to hazardous chemicals. 

Gauging what’s possible: Modelling climate action in Latin America

Gauging what’s possible: Modelling climate action in Latin America

A side-event co-hosted by SEI at COP20 showed how analytical tools such as SEI’s LEAP, and integrated analyses like the ongoing CLIMACAP/LEAP project, can help raise mitigation ambition in the region.

We're recruiting at our Bangkok Centre!

We're recruiting at our Bangkok Centre!

3 Positions: Water resource management and modelling | Agricultural water use and climate change | Energy systems modelling

SEI at the Lima Climate Change Conference

SEI at the Lima Climate Change Conference

Researchers participated in events on low-emissions development, INDCs, adaptation knowledge-sharing, frontier landscapes and other topics, and shared SEI's latest work.

Agriculture and development: Can Africa feed itself in a changing climate?

Agriculture and development: Can Africa feed itself in a changing climate?

SEI Africa Centre Director Stacey Noel and Senior Research Fellow Francis X. Johnson reflect on the fourth annual Climate and Development in Africa Conference, held 8-10 October in Marrakesh, Morocco.

Moving targets: Challenges and opportunities for sustainability in frontier landscapes

Moving targets: Challenges and opportunities for sustainability in frontier landscapes

SIANI and EcoAdapt hosted a lively discussion at the Global Landscapes Forum 2014 on ways to improve land use governance in frontier landscapes, including ways to engage diverse actors.

Per Klevnäs presents the New Climate Economy report for policy-makers in Sweden

Per Klevnäs presents the New Climate Economy report for policy-makers in Sweden

The report includes a 10-point Global Action Plan of practical recommendations to help achieve greater prosperity and a safer climate at the same time. 

SEI expert briefs Brazilian Senate on sustainability in the mining and energy sectors

SEI expert briefs Brazilian Senate on sustainability in the mining and energy sectors

Dr Toby Gardner addressed a Brazilian Senate hearing on the sustainability of the country's mining and energy sectors, presenting the findings of a new study.

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Managing environmental systems

Managing environmental systems


Growing populations, rapid urbanization and increased consumption put unprecedented pressure on land, water and air resources. We show how to manage these resources together to protect food security, human health and biodiversity.

Reducing climate risk

Reducing
climate risk


Emissions of greenhouse gases are built into our economic systems. Our research shows the benefits of a low-carbon future and describes how we get there by mitigating and adapting to climate change.



Transforming governance

Transforming governance


The social, institutional and political setting is vital for improving livelihoods, sustain- ability and resilience. We provide insights into good governance for sustainable develop- ment in the face of social and ecological change.


Rethinking development

Rethinking development


The global economy has brought welfare and prosperity to the world. But it has also depleted natural resources and vital ecosystem services. We set out alternatives for a sustainable future, from the planetary scale down to local, on-the-ground solutions.




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