With SEI Tallinn as lead organizer, this year's Sustainable Development Forum is dedicated to the Baltic Sea.
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.
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 Asia
SEI's Asia Centre in Bangkok plays a key role in sustainable development issues such as energy, water resources, atmospheric pollution, sustainable livelihoods and climate change.
15th Floor, Witthyakit Building,
254 Chulalongkorn University,
Chulalongkorn Soi 64,
Phyathai Road, Pathumwan,
Tel: +66 225 144 15