The Arctic is changing rapidly, with profound implications for social and ecological systems. SEI research seeks to understand the drivers, and implications, of these changes.
This paper constructs four scenarios of future fishery conflict between 2030 and 2060, taking into account wider economic, social and political trends.
Strengthening engagement on the roles and functions of wetlands to support sustainable development and resilience in the Arctic.
We partnered with the Dicastery to produce a unique educational booklet for lay readers, which builds on the latest science and the writings of Pope Francis.
How can local communities and Indigenous Peoples be more involved in social and environmental impact assessments in the Arctic?
How do herbivores alter nutrient dynamics in tundra ecosystems by changing the functional composition of plant communities in the short-term?
What role does the Arctic play in the Global Climate System? Join us for a Think & Talk event during COP25.
Scenarios have a lot of potential to support sustainability in the Arctic. How can they be made more robust?
Protocol for a systematic mapping of impacts of metal mining in Arctic and boreal regions
Wetlands provide critical ecosystem benefits. This study inventories Arctic wetlands and reviews current knowledge on these unique environments.
This White Paper offer recommendations for EU research priorities on sustainable development in the polar regions.
UN Environment’s sixth Global Environment Outlook calls on decision makers to take action to address pressing environmental issues to achieve the SDGs.
Aims and methods for developing an an interactive, cartographic map of the impacts of metal mining on Arctic social-ecological systems.
Why are Arctic wetlands so important? This brief discusses why and presents a new project that will recommend ways to preserve these unique environments.
Explore how Swedish state actors implement the duty to consult indigenous communities.
Arctic politics, resilience, journalism and local needs are some of the topics SEI will contribute to at this important international gathering.