The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is a lead global intergovernmental agency for energy transformation that serves as the principal platform for international cooperation, supports countries in their energy transitions, and provides state of the art data and analyses on technology, innovation, policy, finance and investment. IRENA drives the widespread adoption and sustainable use of all forms of renewable energy, including bioenergy, geothermal, hydropower, ocean, solar and wind energy in the pursuit of sustainable development, energy access, and energy security, for economic and social resilience and prosperity and a climate-proof future.
IRENA’s membership comprises 167 countries and the EU. Together, they decide on the Agency’s strategic direction and programmatic activities, in line with the global energy discourse and priorities to accelerate the deployment of renewables-based energy transitions worldwide.
Annual report of the Director-General on the implementation of the Work Programme and Budget for 2022-2023
This Annual Report presents an overview of the programmatic activities IRENA has undertaken since January 2022, reaffirming the Agency’s position as a centre of excellence, a repository of policy, technology and financial knowledge, and the principal platform for international co-operation on renewable energy.