With 161 Members, IRENA plays a leading role in the energy transformation as a centre of excellence for knowledge and innovation, a global voice for renewables, a network hub and a source of advice and support for countries.
Beyond crisis, a sustainable and resilient future is within our reach. Renewable energy investment and policy action must scale-up to boost economies, create jobs and improve welfare across the world.
06 July 2020 | Press Releases
IRENA and ADGM, the award-winning international financial centre have signed a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) to signify their joint commitment to progressing sustainable finance across the UAE and...
24 June 2020 | Press Releases
Report says targeted public spending and policy action will bring immediate jobs and boost GDP - provides recommendations how to maximise recovery while meeting climate goals.
15 June 2020 | Articles
IRENA spoke to the Permanent Representative of Uganda to the Agency, His Excellency Ambassador Zaake Wanume Kibedi, to learn more about the country’s achievements in the field of renewable...
“Governments are facing a difficult task of bringing the health emergency under control while introducing major stimulus and recovery measures. The crisis has exposed deeply embedded vulnerabilities of the current system. IRENA’s Renewable Energy Outlook shows the ways to build more sustainable, equitable and resilient economies by aligning short-term recovery efforts with the medium-and long-term objectives of the Paris Agreement and the UN Sustainable Development Agenda.”
Francesco La Camera, IRENA Director-General