Sort by: Relevance | Date

IRENA-AfDB report: Energy Transition Central to Africa’s Economic Future

Report suggests need for comprehensive policy framework towards an African Green Deal to overcome structural dependencies, raise GDP by 6.4% and create 26 million jobs by 2050.


Renewable Energy Market Analysis: Africa and its Regions

The report lays out a pathway to a renewable-based energy system and shows that the transition promises substantial gains in GDP, employment, and human welfare in each region of the African continent.

  • January 2022
  • |
  • Energy Transition, Finance & Investment
  • |
  • English

De-Risking Investments in North Macedonia

This report, developed by IRENA and UNDP under the Climate Promise cooperation framework, aims to support North Macedonia accelerate the implementation of its enhanced NDC.

  • October 2021
  • |
  • Energy Transition, Heating & Cooling
  • |
  • English

Renewable Energy and Electricity Interconnections for a Sustainable Northeast Asia

This report, a joint study between IRENA and the Korea Energy Economics Institute (KEEI), provides new perspectives on the interconnection potential in Northeast Asia and valuable insights for policy makers and key stakeholders.

  • May 2021
  • |
  • Energy Transition, Policy
  • |
  • English

Global Renewable Energy Forum 2021

The 5th edition of the Global Renewable Energy Forum (GREF) focused on net zero-emission pathways of the public and private sectors and on the role of cities in the energy transition.

  • 16 September 2021
  • |
  • Climate Change, Energy Transition, Innovation
  • |
  • Virtual

COP 26 Climate-Energy Dialogue in the Middle East and North Africa region

IRENA, in partnership with the UNFCCC and UK COP26 Presidency, hosted a webinar on “COP 26 Climate-Energy Dialogue in the Middle East and North Africa region”, providing a regional forum for the discussion on driving energy transition and building momentum on climate action.

  • 27 April 2021
  • |
  • Climate Change, Energy Transition, Finance & Investment, Heating & Cooling
  • |
  • Virtual

Permanent Representatives Discuss Accelerated Energy Transition in line with IRENA Outlook

The third Renewables Talk meeting presented an opportunity for IRENA’s Permanent Representatives to share unique examples and experiences from their countries in their journeys towards carbon neutrality.


Global Renewable Energy Forum 2020

The 4th edition of the Global Renewable Energy Forum (GREF) was organised by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Bonn Office in cooperation with IRENA and the UNFCCC.

  • 24 September 2020
  • |
  • Energy Transition
  • |
  • Virtual, Event

Countries Raise the Sails on Offshore Renewables Sector

Offshore renewables will witness substantial growth in capacity over the next decade and play an essential role in the global energy transformation. In this context, representatives from 40 countries gathered to identify collaboration areas and agree on concrete actions to accelerate progress and ensure rapid uptake of these promising technologies.


Webinar: IRENA Flextool Training for MENA

IRENA provided a training on the IRENA FlexTool to all the interested stakeholders from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

  • 30 June 2020
  • |
  • Energy Transition, Power
  • |
  • Webinar