SEI is convening and participating in 25 seminars and debates at this year's Almedalsveckan, Sweden's largest political event.
This year’s report of the Africa Progress Panel, Power, People, Planet: Seizing Africa’s Energy and Climate Opportunity, was launched on 5 June at the World Economic Forum on Africa 2015 summit, in Cape Town.
Is using infrastructure investments to create demand for Chinese goods in developing countries a panacea for overproduction, or a distraction from deeper economic reforms? Source: The Diplomat
The relaunched site has a fresh, cleaner design with new features to encourage discussion and interaction.
New research hub gathers talent from across Africa to work on low carbon economic development and innovation from and for Africa
Experience our 2014 Annual Report. This interactive report presents stories about work we did last year that have helped to change minds and policy.
A case study in South Tyrol highlights the key role of mutual trust, strong social networks, and a shared understanding of risks in recovery and resilience-building after a disaster.
SEI brought together Gates and Ulrika Modéer, Sweden’s State Secretary for International Development Cooperation, in a session that asked if gender equality is a game changer across a range of development challenges.
Growing populations, rapid urbanization and increased consumption put unprecedented pressure on land, water and air resources. We show how to manage these resources together to protect food security, human health and biodiversity.
Emissions of greenhouse gases are built into our economic systems. Our research shows the benefits of a low-carbon future and describes how we get there by mitigating and adapting to climate change.
The social, institutional and political setting is vital for improving livelihoods, sustain- ability and resilience. We provide insights into good governance for sustainable develop- ment in the face of social and ecological change.
The global economy has brought welfare and prosperity to the world. But it has also depleted natural resources and vital ecosystem services. We set out alternatives for a sustainable future, from the planetary scale down to local, on-the-ground solutions.