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.

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.

Adaptation: going from theory to practice, even as we learn

Adaptation: going from theory to practice, even as we learn

The 4th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum, held 1-3 October in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, highlighted the importance of multi-stakeholder partnerships and knowledge-sharing.

Better Growth, Better Climate: the New Climate Economy global launch

Better Growth, Better Climate: the New Climate Economy global launch

A major new report aims to drive action by world leaders, business executives and investors ahead of the UN Secretary-General's climate summit on 23 September

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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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