Stockholm Environment Institute at York

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Welcome to SEI York

The Stockholm Environment Institute at York is one of the constituent centres of the Stockholm Environment Institute, an independent, international research organisation committed to the implementation of practices supportive of global sustainable development.

SEI conducts a comprehensive research, consulting and training programme which focuses on the links between the ecological, social and economic systems at global, regional and national and local levels.

The York centre is located within the Environment Department at the University.


SEI is organised around four themes:


SEI at York have participated in a number of projects. An A-Z of projects is available.

Postgraduate Study at SEI

SEI York offers a number of opportunities to undertake postgraduate study.

 - Current Vacancies


Watch Live: SEI Science Forum 2015: At the intersection of environment and development

Wednesday 3 June 2015

From the SDGs, to the Paris climate negotiations, to a discussion of gender equality as a potential 'game-changer' in development, with special guest Melinda Gates.

2nd GreenEconet Annual Conference

Friday 29 May 2015

How to grow a sustainable EU green economy through SMEs.