SEI experts talk about the section they contributed to WWF's biennial assessment of the state of the planet and the impacts of human activity.
Tarbi toitu targalt (“consume food wisely”), co-led by SEI Tallinn and the Estonian Food Bank, seeks to raise awareness of the problem while offering tips to help consumers make smarter choices.
As the field of climate services evolves, it is ever-more important to identify best practices and learn from one another. That’s why the Climate Knowledge Brokers Group is so valuable.
Lauri Tammiste sees cooperation between SEI centres and partners as key to the success of SEI Tallinn as well as the global SEI network.
The ASEAN countries are looking to scale up and diversify their efforts to build resilience in the agriculture sector, which faces increasingly frequent crop failures.
SEI will work with the University of Sydney and local partners across Southeast Asia to fill large knowledge gaps and empower this population to influence policy and build resilience in the region.
HABITAT III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. It takes place in Quito, Ecuador, from 17 to 21 October.
SEI is building ‘agent-based’ models to better understand complex problems involving multiple perspectives and diverging priorities.
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.