Africa

Live from Oxford: Fossil Fuel Supply & Climate Policy - an International Conference

Live from Oxford: Fossil Fuel Supply & Climate Policy - an International Conference

How can climate policy limit the supply of fossil fuels in addition to reducing demand? Watch the event, aired live from SEI Oxford, to learn more about this daunting challenge.

Can water infrastructure help Lesotho build a more climate-resilient future?

Can water infrastructure help Lesotho build a more climate-resilient future?

Water is one of the country’s greatest natural resources. A new report based on SEI analysis shows new projects can boost domestic water security without compromising water exports.

Digitalizing health data can save time, money - and lives - in Kenya

Digitalizing health data can save time, money - and lives - in Kenya

Streamlining access to healthcare and patient information can have multiple benefits, according to an SEI paper presented at Nairobi Innovation Week.

How can Asian cities better manage air quality?

How can Asian cities better manage air quality?

A major conference in South Korea highlights the need for a systematic approach to tackling air pollution – and highlights tools and resources to help cities take action.

Clearing the smoke: A visual story about women, cooking and health in Lusaka, Zambia

Clearing the smoke: A visual story about women, cooking and health in Lusaka, Zambia

Widespread adoption of advanced cookstoves could save millions of lives each year. Marie Jürisoo shares fieldwork to understand what drives behaviour and choices about household energy.

Planning for increased water demands and a changing climate in Argentina

Planning for increased water demands and a changing climate in Argentina

In Argentina’s Comahue region, SEI is helping figure out how to best supply various water needs as climate change affects precipitation and temperature.

Can health campaigns spur adoption of clean cookstoves?

Can health campaigns spur adoption of clean cookstoves?

Case studies in Cambodia and Kenya show a minimal impact on sales and willingness to pay for costly stoves – but suggest more sophisticated approaches could make a difference.

Women are central to Africa’s energy transformation

Women are central to Africa’s energy transformation

Dependence on traditional biomass for household energy imposes a huge burden on women in sub-Saharan Africa – but women also play a key role in modernizing energy systems. Thomson Reuters Foundation, UK

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