An SEI project has produced a package of resources on indirect climate change risks and ways for policy-makers to start identifying and addressing them.
For the second year in a row Stockholm Environment Institute is ranked as the 2nd most influential environment think tank in the world, according to the Global Go To Think Tank Index
An update of the planetary boundaries framework published in the journal Science finds four of the nine boundaries have now been crossed as a result of human activity.
The Lima Call for Climate Action lays out the path to COP21 in Paris, where a comprehensive new post-2020 agreement is to be adopted. But is it a good path?
A side-event co-hosted by SEI at COP20 showed how analytical tools such as SEI’s LEAP, and integrated analyses like the ongoing CLIMACAP/LEAP project, can help raise mitigation ambition in the region.
SEI provides recommendations for improving chemicals regimes, to reduce human exposure to hazardous chemicals.
Dr Toby Gardner addressed a Brazilian Senate hearing on the sustainability of the country's mining and energy sectors, presenting the findings of a new study.
SIANI and EcoAdapt hosted a lively discussion at the Global Landscapes Forum 2014 on ways to improve land use governance in frontier landscapes, including ways to engage diverse actors.
Growing populations, rapid urbanization and increased consumption put unprecedented pressure on land, water and air resources. We show how to manage these resources together to protect food security, human health and biodiversity.
Emissions of greenhouse gases are built into our economic systems. Our research shows the benefits of a low-carbon future and describes how we get there by mitigating and adapting to climate change.
The social, institutional and political setting is vital for improving livelihoods, sustain- ability and resilience. We provide insights into good governance for sustainable develop- ment in the face of social and ecological change.
The global economy has brought welfare and prosperity to the world. But it has also depleted natural resources and vital ecosystem services. We set out alternatives for a sustainable future, from the planetary scale down to local, on-the-ground solutions.