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Q&A: First steps on implementing Agenda 2030 in Estonia

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Written by Helen Saarniit Monday, 18 July 2016 10:38

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Estonia is one of 22 countries presenting voluntary reviews of their implementation of the 2030 Agenda this week at the High-Level Political Forum (HLFP) on Sustainable Development. The HLPF is the central platform of the United Nations for follow-up and review of the Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

 

SEI receives 5-star transparency ranking for third year running

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Written by Ian Caldwell Thursday, 30 June 2016 11:47

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SEI has again topped an international ranking for transparency among major think tanks. The 2016 report published by Transparify scored 200 influential think tanks in 47 countries.

   

Forest degradation sharply undercuts benefit of Brazil Amazon conservation

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Written by Marion Davis Wednesday, 29 June 2016 17:13

SEI 2016 news Amazon forest degradation sm A new study finds that in the state of Pará alone, selective logging, road-building, fires and other disturbances have reduced biodiversity as much as clearing 92,000–139,000 km2 of pristine forest.
 

From swimming pools for snakes, to seatbelt handbags: Design students apply lessons in sustainability

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Written by Helen Saarniit Monday, 27 June 2016 23:42

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SEI Tallinn helped to develop a special course at the Estonian Academy of Arts (EAA) that introduced environmental and social concerns in the creative process.

   

SEI at Almedalsveckan 2016

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SEI 2015 Events RegionGotland 2015 dag2 5 140x70 SEI is convening and participating in 23 seminars and debates at this year's Almedalsveckan, Sweden's largest political event.
   

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