IRENA’s Sixteenth Council Concludes

Governing body discusses energy access, corporate sourcing, the energy transition, and the future direction of the Agency.

  • November 2018

Meet the Permanent Representative of the UAE to IRENA

IRENA spoke to the new Permanent Representative of the UAE, Her Excellency Dr Nawal Al-Hosany, to understand what drives this sustainability focus.

  • September 2018

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