Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

The aim of IRELP is to establish a one-stop-shop for renewable energy education and training.

Implementation methodologies

By establishing a one-stop-shop for renewable energy education and training. IRELP's objective is to raise awareness on available education and training opportunities in the renewable energy sector, thereby enhancing their accessibility. By providing opportunities for collaboration between various educational institutions, IRELP's Forum will assist the development of new educational programmes, with a focus on those in developing countries. The initiative is carried on under the Clean Energy Ministerial Multilateral Solar and Wind working group.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


IRENA Members and IRENA Signatories
Open to additional partners.
Provide information on webinars and specific training events
Enhance visibility and accessibility of renewable energy education and training (E&T) through the development of an E&T database, a library, and the pooling of E&T materials and relevant documentation.
Support the initiative
Add a Global Academy and Forum
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 7
Resources devoted to implementation
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Location: worldwide
Date of completion: 2014
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)

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