A new study shows large potential for the macaw palm (Acrocomia aculeata), but warns more research is needed before commercial-scale cultivation.
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.
Uncontrolled growth, luxury construction and gentrification are driving out many residents and making life more difficult for all.
An SEI analysis finds significant potential for alternative jet fuels and especially offsets to reduce emissions, but stresses the importance of high standards and certification to avoid negative impacts.
HABITAT III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. It takes place in Quito, Ecuador, from 17 to 21 October.
21 of California’s groundwater basins and sub-basins are ‘critically overdrafted’. It is time to work together to break entrenched positions and find more sustainable solutions.
In this photo story, SEI-hosted SIANI talks with Delia Grace - a veterinary epidemiologist at ILRI - about the critical issues in livestock production.
The Paris Agreement makes no mention of fossil fuels, but speakers at two events hosted by SEI at COP21 emphasized the need to end subsidies and limit new oil and coal production.
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