Seventh session of the Assembly

On 14-15 January 2017, the seventh session of the Assembly of IRENA took place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

The Assembly gathered government officials from over 150 countries, representatives from the private sector, civil society and international organisations. Italy was elected as President of the seventh session of the IRENA Assembly, and the Dominican Republic, Indonesia, Jordan, and Morocco as Vice-Presidents.

The IRENA Assembly featured a number of strategic and programmatic discussions around central themes of the Agency’s work and mandate. The discussions promoted an exchange of information and best practices among Members and experts in support of efforts to increase the uptake of renewable energy.