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 Annual Report 2015

SEI Annual Report 2015
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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.

Employment Opportunities

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Brexit - what does it mean for the environment, fisheries and agriculture

Monday 20 March 2017

Policy experts and sectoral stakeholders invited to discuss opportunities and challenges

Fancy doing a PhD on Global telecoupling - Linking UK consumption to international natural capital dependencies?

Monday 20 March 2017

Unrivalled opportunity for training at the science-policy-practitioner interface.



Seminar: Whose reality counts? Integrating communities into technology development

How novel approaches from physics, biology and electronics can be put to the service of those most desperately in need of support