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. SEI was ranked as the world's most influential think tank on environmental policy in the 2016 Global Go To Think Tank Index.

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



Read the SEI Annual Report 2017

SEI Annual Report 2017

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Equality and Diversity

Athena Swan Bronze Award

SEI received the Athena SWAN Bronze Award with the Department of Environment and Geography in 2014 in recognition of the support offered to staff. Read more about the award here.

Our research

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The York centre’s research falls into five broad categories: air quality and climate change; nature-society relations; sustainable consumption and production; managing natural resources; and urban environments and human health. View our recent projects here.

 

Postgraduate Study at SEI

Find out more about doing a PhD at SEI York. Photo: University of York - John Houlihan
Fancy doing a PhD with SEI York? We offer a number of opportunities to undertake postgraduate study. Find out more...

 

News

A rights-based approach for resilience

Tuesday 4 September 2018

New publication from SEI York highlights the need to include rights into resilience based practice.


New paper - Ozone Yield Gap

Tuesday 7 August 2018

Global impact of ozone pollution on crop yields and actions to make crops more resilient.


Events

Mon
8
Oct

YESI 5 Year Anniversary: Challenges and Opportunities in the Anthropocene

Hear from award-winning scientists and authors and join the debate.

Mon
15
Oct

Green Great Britain - Have you been affected by Climate Change?

Do you think the recent hot weather is due to climate change or just a random occurrence? We'd love to hear your opinions about this and also for you to show us!