Africa

Can low-carbon options help expand energy access in Africa?

Can low-carbon options help expand energy access in Africa?

As part of the New Climate Economy project, SEI and IIASA convened a workshop in Nairobi to examine the extent to which these technologies are making a difference, and what it will take to scale them up.

“Blue economy” in focus at Estonian Sustainable Development Forum

“Blue economy” in focus at Estonian Sustainable Development Forum

With SEI Tallinn as lead organizer, this year's Sustainable Development Forum is dedicated to the Baltic Sea.

Stories from a World of Change: SEI’s 25th Anniversary Symposium

Stories from a World of Change: SEI’s 25th Anniversary Symposium

Researchers led the audience on a journey from Scottish whisky distilleries, to illegal sawmills in Borneo, linking science, to policy, to impacts on ordinary people.

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.

Have Brazil’s deforestation policies hit the limits of their effectiveness?

Have Brazil’s deforestation policies hit the limits of their effectiveness?

A new paper in PNAS shows that Amazon deforestation is becoming harder to detect and control, and the measures that slowed deforestation to date need to be supplemented by new approaches, including for smallholders.

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About SEI Africa

SEI's Africa Centre supports close collaboration with African organizations and networks on key environmental and development issues.

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P.O. Box 30677
Nairobi, 00100, Kenya

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Centre Director:
Stacey Noel

General questions:
info-Africa@sei-international.org


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