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Productive discussions: exploring the sustainable development potential of sanitation in Africa

Productive discussions: exploring the sustainable development potential of sanitation in Africa

Productive sanitation, taken to scale, could be a key to broad-ranging sustainable development in many African countries. An SEI side event at AfricaSan 4 will revisit past experiences for lessons on how to make it happen.

Understanding the ‘hot spots’ in cities that affect older people’s mobility

Understanding the ‘hot spots’ in cities that affect older people’s mobility

Older people living in cities could enjoy better quality of life thanks to new research that charts their emotional responses to their surroundings.

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.

“Blue economy” in focus at Estonian Sustainable Development Forum

“Blue economy” in focus at Estonian Sustainable Development Forum

With SEI Tallinn as lead organizer, this year's Sustainable Development Forum is dedicated to the Baltic Sea.

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.

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About SEI York

The SEI York centre is a self-funded, multi-disciplinary research unit in the Environment Department at the University of York.


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Grimston House University of York
Heslington
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Centre Director:
Lisa Emberson

Finance:
Adam Regis

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