GROWTH@IRENA: Undergraduates, kick-start your career with a summer internship at IRENA

The GROWTH@IRENA summer trainee programme offers UAE-based undergraduates an opportunity to learn from experts and gain practical work experience

  • March 2018

When Nothing Else Makes Sense, Renewables Do

Public-Private Dialogue at IRENA’s 8th Assembly highlights what governments and businesses can do to unlock investment in renewable energy

  • February 2018

IRENA's 14th Council Reinforces Need for More Action

Two things characterized the Fourteenth Meeting of the IRENA Council: The first was a clear sense of collective determination to build on the momentum of the global energy transition. The second was a redoubling of commitments to the work of the...

  • December 2017

IRENA’s 13th Council Convenes

Convening from 23 to 24 May, the 13th Council attracted registrations from over 300 delegates representing 110 countries.

  • May 2017

Opening IRENA's Doors to Students this Summer

"He seeks an entry-level job to get experience, but he cannot get an entry-level job without experience," the Zen Master riddles to his disciple...

  • March 2017

Ministers Gather to Discuss Development with Off-Grid Renewables

What’s the best way to bring reliable electricity access to billions of people? Off-grid renewables offers one approach, that's economical, sustainable and has socioeconomic benefits.

  • February 2017

Transforming the Power Sector, at IRENA Ministerial Meeting

Global energy leaders gathered at IRENA's Ministerial Roundtable to discuss the ongoing power sector transformation.

  • January 2017

Today’s Legislation for Tomorrow

Law makers from around the world met to discuss the next steps for renewable policies and regulations in the energy transformation.

  • January 2017

Finding a Way to Transform Energy on Islands

IRENA 7th assembly delegates met to discuss how Small Island Developing States can be supported to become sustainable and self-sufficient with renewables.

  • January 2017

Energy Community Gathers at IRENA's 7th Assembly

From 14 to 15 January 2017, IRENA's 7th assembly will gather government officials from over 150 countries, and representatives from the private sector, civil society and international organisations.

  • January 2017