This past week has been a busy and engaging week for the members of SEL, especially our Director, Professor Vijay Modi. Modi participated in Climate Summit events, Implementing Sustainable Energy For All and policy session, SE4ALL Global Energy Efficiency Accelerator Platform


UNIDO Director General, LI Yong, presents at Columbia

In addition, Columbia hosted UNIDO Director General, LI Yong, for his talk, Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development—Role in the Post 2015 Development Agenda moderated by Modi. Watch now


Vijay Modi presents NMIS during the UN side event.

Lastly, in support of our work in Nigeria and to highlight the launch of NMIS, members of the SEL team attended the National Perspective in Localising the Post 2015 Agenda: Lessons from the Inter-Governmental Partnership in the Implementation of the MDGs hosted by the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on the Millennium Development Goals, Nigeria.

The events created further discussion in the lab and we’re eager to continue our work researching and engineering innovative ways to help achieve sustainable international development.