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IRENA and OLADE Reinforce Commitment to Boost Renewables in Latin America and the Caribbean

OLADE and IRENA have signed a new agreement to work closely in efforts to scale up the deployment of renewable energy in the Latin American and Caribbean region as it pursues ambitious 2030 goals.
  • November 2021

IRENA Partners with Alliance of Small Island States to Accelerate Energy Transition in SIDS

IRENA and AOSIS signed an agreement today at COP26, known as ‘Adaptation Day’, that will see the two organisations work closely to mobilise climate finance and to advance the deployment of renewable energy across Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
  • November 2021

Indonesia and IRENA Agree Partnership to Decarbonise Southeast Asia’s Largest Economy

Agreement signed at COP26 as Indonesia eyes strengthened climate ambitions and G20 Presidency in 2022.
  • November 2021

Joint FAO-IRENA Report on Renewable Energy for Agri-food Systems Launched at COP26

Report tables recommendations for decision makers in pursuit of Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement.
  • November 2021

IRENA and World Economic Forum Launch Green Hydrogen Toolbox at COP26

New roadmaps on green hydrogen support policy makers to enable net zero commitments.
  • November 2021

UAE and IRENA Launch USD 1 billion Global Finance Platform to Accelerate Renewable Energy

Energy Transition Accelerator Financing (ETAF) Platform secures US$400 million anchor funding from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development as first strategic partner.
  • November 2021

Leading Players Call for Immediate Actions at COP26 to Accelerate Renewable Energy Jobs

More than 130 renewable energy leaders, under the auspices of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Coalition for Action, launched a Call to Action today, encouraging all governments at national, regional, and local levels to ensure access to high-quality, sustainable jobs during the energy transition.
  • November 2021

IRENA Members Advance Energy Transition Agenda Ahead of COP26

IRENA Council will be held on 26 and 27 October 2021 in Abu Dhabi, preparing the Agency’s future strategic objectives.
  • October 2021

IRENA and Climate Investment Funds Partner to Advance the Energy Transition

CIF and IRENA will join forces to accelerate investment in clean energy globally. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed today by CIF’s CEO Mafalda Duarte and IRENA’s General Director, Francesco La Camera during a virtual signing ceremony.
  • October 2021

Renewable Energy Jobs Reach 12 Million Globally

Report by IRENA and ILO underscores the jobs potential of an ambitious climate strategy and calls for comprehensive policies in support of a just transition.
  • October 2021