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SDG delivery in Asia: SEI’s role in advancing science and policy to support decision-making

SDG delivery in Asia: SEI’s role in advancing science and policy to support decision-making

SEI’s research and policy engagement has much to offer Agenda 2030 implementation in the region

Opening public lands and waters to fossil fuel extraction could have major climate consequences

Opening public lands and waters to fossil fuel extraction could have major climate consequences

Ending the production of coal, oil and natural gas from public lands and waters could significantly reduce the United States’ CO2 emissions, according to a new study from the Stockholm Environment Institute.

Building thriving, low-carbon cities: an overview of policy options for national governments

Building thriving, low-carbon cities: an overview of policy options for national governments

A new report from the Coalition for Urban Transitions – and authored by SEI – could help national governments transform the way cities work.

Lena Ek is the new Chair of Mistra Geopolitics

Lena Ek is the new Chair of Mistra Geopolitics

Former Swedish Minister for the Environment, Lena Ek, is the new chairperson of the multidisciplinary research programme, Mistra Geopolitics.

Is Asia ready to transform disaster risk reduction? Insights from AMCDRR 2016

Is Asia ready to transform disaster risk reduction? Insights from AMCDRR 2016

The Sendai Framework laid out an ambitious agenda for DRR, and Asian nations have a plan to put it into action – but more needs to be done to address the underlying drivers of risk.

SEI rated among world’s top environment policy think tanks

SEI rated among world’s top environment policy think tanks

SEI has been rated among the world’s most influential environment policy think tanks in the 2017 Global Go To Think Tanks Index, billed as the “premier database and measure of world think tanks”.

Can insurance help Southeast Asia’s farmers cope with climate change?

Can insurance help Southeast Asia’s farmers cope with climate change?

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.

Kalama methanol plant could increase global GHG emissions

Kalama methanol plant could increase global GHG emissions

A proposed methanol plant in Washington State could increase global greenhouse gas emissions and is likely inconsistent with a low-carbon future, according to a new report from the Stockholm Environment Institute.

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SEI's Asia Centre in Bangkok plays a key role in sustainable development issues such as energy, water resources, atmospheric pollution, sustainable livelihoods and climate change.

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Niall O'Connor

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Rajesh Daniel

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