Launch of MENA Renewables Status Report

  • 23 June 2013

On the occasion of the fifth meeting of the IRENA Council, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) hosted a policy discussion on “Status and Trends of Renewables: From the MENA Region to a Global Setting” on June 23 (Sunday) from 7-9 pm, at the ECSSR’s Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Hall.

The policy discussion was held in coordination with the UAE's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21). During this event, the MENA Renewables Status Report was presented by IRENA, REN21, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. REN21’s Renewables 2013 Global Status Report was also launched on the occasion.