Stockholm Environment Institute, Asia Centre
The Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) is an independent international research institute engaged in environmental and development issues at local, national, regional and global policy levels. SEI aims to bring about change in sustainable development by bridging science and policy and providing integrated analysis that supports decision-makers. SEI believes that scientific insights can guide societies through change and should inform decision-making and public policy, and that local knowledge and values are crucial in building sustainable lives. SEI researchers comprise four thematic team : climate change, energy systems, vulnerability and governance, and specific issues such as water resources and air pollution.