Minister of Environment and Energy H.E Thoriq Ibrahim convened a High Level Dialogue on the Initiative for Renewable Island Energy (IRIE) at the margins of the 72 UNGA today.

IRIE was one of the initiatives launched in Marrakech in 2016, which aims to enhance political momentum in transforming SIDS climate plans to action.

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is one of the key partners of the Initiative. During the High Level Dialogue, Ministers exchanged their vision in enhancing the means of implementation in realization of the Paris Agreement.