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In the Mekong Region, climate change poses real threat to food security

In the Mekong Region, climate change poses real threat to food security

Climate change is resulting in severe negative impacts on many food-producing areas of the Mekong Region, posing risks of food insecurity.

Can car labelling lead to better air quality and lower carbon emissions?

Can car labelling lead to better air quality and lower carbon emissions?

Environmental labelling of products and services has been used as a way to ‘nudge’ consumers to make greener choices, but accuracy is crucial.

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

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

Eili Lepik, Adviser to the Strategy Unit of the Estonian Government Office and responsible for preparing the national review talks about Estonia's challenges of implementing the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs.

SEI and partners plan York city environment observatory

SEI and partners plan York city environment observatory

Observatory will further our understanding of how health, wellbeing and economic issues are linked to the quality of the environment.

Fossil fuel subsidy reform: 3 insights from a candid discussion

Fossil fuel subsidy reform: 3 insights from a candid discussion

We understand the economics. We know some successful strategies. But mastering the politics – that’s the hardest part.

New guidance lays out a path to cleaner air in Asian cities

New guidance lays out a path to cleaner air in Asian cities

SEI York experts co-authored a new framework of actions that national and municipal governments need to take to tackle devastating air pollution.

Key motivations for citizen scientists revealed

Key motivations for citizen scientists revealed

Study finds that people who volunteer their time to support scientific research do it to ‘help wildlife’ and ‘contribute to scientific knowledge’ 

SEI receives 5-star transparency ranking for third year running

SEI receives 5-star transparency ranking for third year running

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.

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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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Lisa Emberson

Finance:
Adam Regis

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