A Just, Inclusive Transition Requires Workforce Readiness and Diversity

The joint IRENA-ILO report assesses impacts of the 1.5°C Scenario under which renewable energy jobs would rise from today’s 12.7 million to 38.2 million in 2030.

  • September 2022

Renewable Jobs Remain Resilient in the Face of Multiple Crises

Interest in localising supply chains is rising to enhance resilience and boost domestic value creation.

  • September 2022

IRENA Calls for Increased Investments to Tackle the Energy Security Challenge

At the Climate Week NYC, IRENA Director-General Francesco La Camera underscored the need for massive investments in renewable energy to mitigate the current energy crisis.

  • September 2022

Call for Robust Policy Framework at IRENA’s Legislators Dialogue

IRENA's second Legislators Dialogue brought together parliamentarians of the G20 countries and from the Global South to discuss policy frameworks needed to turn climate adaptation commitments into action.

  • September 2022

Mobilising Renewable Energy Projects in Small Island States

The capacity building roundtable for islands in the Atlantic, Indian Ocean and South China Sea was organised by IRENA through its SIDS Lighthouses Initiative.

  • August 2022

How E-mobility is Raising Environmental Awareness in Costa Rica

Costa Rican cities like Cartago, Grecia, and Guanacaste have witnessed a remarkable increase in e-mobility infrastructure, thanks to a robust policy framework.

  • August 2022

IRENA DG’s Indonesian Mission Breaks Ground on Future G20 Investment Forum

Led by the IRENA’s Director-General, Francesco La Camera, the Agency undertook a four-day mission to Indonesia from 24-27 July.

  • August 2022

IRENA Goes Beyond the Talk to Address Financing Challenges in Developing Countries

To discuss the challenges faced by developing countries in mobilising capital, IRENA, the governments of Germany and the UAE co-organised a side event.

  • July 2022

IRENA Scoops Inaugural UN SIDS Partnerships Award

Recognising its invaluable promotion of sustainable development in SIDS, IRENA received the first ever “UN SIDS Partnerships Award” in the environmental category.

  • July 2022

Infographic: Competitiveness of Renewables Continued amid Fossil Fuel Crisis

An overview of renewable energy costs based on the Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2021 report.

  • July 2022