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.

Why renewables are a safer bet than price-volatile oil

Why renewables are a safer bet than price-volatile oil

A new paper co-authored by SEI for the New Climate Economy project warns that low prices may not last, but urges countries to 'seize the day' to adopt much-needed energy system reforms.

SEI gathers experts in Nairobi to tackle barriers to energy access

SEI gathers experts in Nairobi to tackle barriers to energy access

On April 28 SEI brought together representatives of government, the private sector, civil society and academia from sub-Saharan Africa to generate recommendations for scaling-up access to modern energy services.

Q&A: Albert Salamanca on 25 years of socio-economic change in Northeast Thailand

Q&A: Albert Salamanca on 25 years of socio-economic change in Northeast Thailand

A research team returned to two villages in the province of Mahasarakham a quarter-century after first surveying households there. The changes are dramatic, but also more complex than might seem.

SEI at Global Soil Week 2015

SEI at Global Soil Week 2015

The SEI Initiative on Producer to Consumer Sustainability will be co-hosting a dialogue session on theory and practice in supply chain sustainability. Read about SEI experts' involvement in this year's Global Soil Week in Berlin.

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

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Stacey Noel

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