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.
SEI celebrated its 25th anniversary on 22 October 2014. Special guests included Swedish Minister for the Environment Åsa Romson, and the King and Crown Princess of Sweden.
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.
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.
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.
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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Nairobi, 00100, Kenya
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