Regional Renewable Energy Policy Workshop for Central Asia

17 October 2018 |Baku, Azerbaijan

The Central Asia Regional Workshop on Policy Support Mechanisms will be organized by IRENA as a capacity building activity for sharing experiences in setting more market-based renewable energy support schemes.

The activity is in the context of the Astana Communique released at the Energy Ministerial Conference: Meeting the Challenge of Sustainable Energy on 11 June 2017 to accelerate the deployment of renewables in Central Asia.

The 6 countries included in the regional initiative are: Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. IRENA will invite participation of national experts from relevant renewable energy institutions of each country, nominated by their respective governments. In addition, the Workshop will also invite other relevant stakeholders, such as international development partners, private sector, banking/financial institutions, academia and independent experts.