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.
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...
02 June 2020 | Articles
An overview of renewable energy costs based on the Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2019 report showing the continued improvement in the competitiveness of solar and wind power...
“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