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14 January, 2017 to 15 January, 2017
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) assembly

From 14-15 January 2017, the seventh session of the Assembly of IRENA will be held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. At its sixth session, the Assembly designated Italy as President of its seventh session and the Dominican Republic, Indonesia, Jordan, and Morocco as Vice-Presidents.

The IRENA Assembly will feature a number of strategic and programmatic discussions around central themes of the Agency’s work and mandate. These are designed to promote an exchange of information and best practice among Members and experts in support of efforts to increase the uptake of renewable energy, taking advantage of the annual sessions of the Assembly as the global cooperation platform in the field of renewables. The Assembly will gather government officials from over 150 countries, representatives from the private sector, civil society and international organisations.

More information about the Assembly can be found here.

The description originally appeared on irena.org.