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The European Elections and Renewable Energy

On 6-9th of June 2024, about 373 million citizens in 27 countries across Europe will be able to vote in the European elections. Following the COP28 decision in December 2023 agreeing on a global tripling target for renewable energy by 2030, the topic of renewable energy is a key topic

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2024 IRENA Legislators Forum

The urgency to limit global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, as underscored by the latest IPCC Assessment Report (AR6), has heightened the imperative for immediate and concerted action. With the energy sector being a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, achieving this goal necessitates a radical transformation in the

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Legislators Dialogue at COP28

In cooperation with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and the Climate Vulnerable Forum Global Parliamentary Group and the International Renewable Energy Agency the Global Renewables Congress organised a Legislators Dialogue at COP28 in Dubai, UAE, under the theme Tripling Renewable Power by 2030.   The existing renewable energy

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The Road to COP28

Africa Climate Summit 2023: A Continental Call to Climate Action Author: Lena Dente, Programme Manager, Energy and Just Development The Africa Climate Summit 2023 in Nairobi gathered leaders, experts, and advocates from across the African continent and globe to push the climate change agenda forward in advance of the COP28

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Capacity Building Workshop for Action Towards COP28

Accra, Ghana 4-5 May 2023: The African Parliamentary Network for Climate Action (APNCA) organized a capacity building workshop for parliamentarians, in collaboration with the Global Renewables Congress (GRC), the Climate Vulnerable Forum Global Parliamentary Group (CVF GPG), the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), Regional Programme Energy Security Climate Change in Sub-Saharan Africa and the

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