Given the European Union’s goal to tackle climate change and boost the use of renewables, the Commission hailed on January 14 the decision by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to elect the European candidate, Francesco La Camera from Italy, as its new Director-General.

La Camera will succeed Adnan Amin from Kenya, who has headed the organisation since it was officially inaugurated in 2011.

“The election of a European candidate for this important organisation demonstrates ou...

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