STEPS Africa Sustainability Hub

STEPS Africa Sustainability Hub is hosted by the African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS), African Technology Policy Studies Network (ATPS) and Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI Africa) in Nairobi, Kenya.

The hub is built on longstanding partnerships with the STEPS Centre, working on research across innovation, sustainability and climate change in multiple African countries. It aims to create a network of researchers working on sustainable development in Africa, as part of our Pathways to Sustainability Global Consortium.

Key events

Workshop on Low Carbon Development in Africa
Nairobi, Kenya, 10-12 June 2015

STEPS Africa launch workshop
STEPS Africa launch workshop

This event launched the Africa hub, and provided a focal point for discussions about low carbon development, with participants from across the continent. The impacts of transformations in energy, transport, economics and politics were on the agenda.


PATHWAYS Network: Transformative Pathways to Sustainability

Pro-poor, low carbon development

Political ecologies of carbon in Africa

Dynamic Drivers of Disease in Africa

Key contacts

Joanes Atela, Senior Research Fellow, ACTS

Nicholas Ozor, Executive Director, ATPS

Oliver Johnson, Deputy Director, SEI Africa Centre

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Host organisations