REN21’s 2016 Annual Report is now available online. The report summarizes REN21’s activities throughout 2016, including our latest publications, activities, and 2015 accounts. The report also outlines what REN21 will do in 2017, including the co-hosting of MEXIREC in Mexico City, 11-13 September, 2017. Mark your calendars! REN21 Annual Report 2016 is available here.
News from the REN21 Network
The Government of Mexico has teamed up with REN21 – the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century – to organise the next International Renewable Energy Conference (IREC) in Mexico from 11-13 September 2017, within the framework of the Strategic Dialogues on the Future of Energy. Dedicated exclusively to the renewable energy sector, IREC is a high-level political conference series hosted by a national government every two years and convened by REN21. Each IREC acts as a common platform for government, private sector and civil society leaders to jointly address the goal of advancing renewable energy and has provided the impetuses for several momentous initiatives over the past decade. IREC 2017 in Mexico will continue to build upon the successes and outcomes of the previous conferences held in South Africa (2015), Abu Dhabi (2013), Delhi (2010), Washington D.C (2008), Beijing (2005) and Bonn (2004). Click here to read the full press release. For more information about the IREC process and previous conferences, click here.
REN21 is seeking two dynamic individuals who are interested in gaining experience in the renewable energy sector in Spring 2017. Each internship is for six months and remunerated. Community Management/Research Intern Vacancy, application deadline: Sunday, 11 December 2016 Data/Social Media Intern Vacancy, application deadline: Sunday, 8 January 2017 The start date for the community management/research position is February 1st, 2017. The data/social media position begins March 1st, 2017. To apply, send a CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability and interest in the position to firstname.lastname@example.org. Remember that there is a different deadline for each of the internships. Please mention “REN21 Community Management/Research Internship” or “REN21 Data/Social Media Internship” in the e-mail header. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Good luck!
Full report of REN21’s latest Renewables 2016 Global Status Report is now available in Korean. You can access the full report here. Translation of the report was done by Green Energy Strategy Institute (GESI).
REN21 promotes renewable energy
REN21 is the global renewable energy policy network that connects a wide range of key actors. REN21’s goal is to facilitate knowledge exchange, policy development and joint action towards a rapid global transition to renewable energy. Its activities are managed by a lean Secretariat, based at UNEP in Paris, France.
REN21 facilitates the collection of comprehensive and timely information on renewable energy. This information reflects diverse viewpoints for both private and public sector actors, servicing to dispel myths about renewable energy and to catalyse policy change.
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The REN21 Renewables Interactive Map is a research tool for tracking the development of renewable energy worldwide. The Map offers a streamlined method for gathering and sharing information on economic development and policy frameworks in the field of renewable energies.
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