With 160 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.
11 million people now work in renewable energy. This digital story shows which countries lead job creation in the sector and how renewables benefit the economy.
10 September 2019 | Articles
IRENA and UNCCD are joining forces to support climate adaptation and resilience and to implement UN Sustainable Development Goals through renewables.
06 September 2019 | Articles
IRENA will participate in the 24th World Energy Congress hosted by the United Arab Emirates from 9-12 September 2019 in Abu Dhabi
04 September 2019 | Articles
The event was the second in a series of Innovation Days that IRENA is organizing around the world with the goal and showcased emerging innovations from across the ASEAN region.
Small Island Developing States are on the frontlines of climate changes, and geographic challenges can make grid extension expensive and difficult. Renewable energy is proving to be one of the best ways to advance sustainable development in SIDS while fighting climate change.