IRENA report published: 12 million jobs in the renewable energy sector in 2020
The eighth edition of the report Renewable Energy and Jobs: Annual Review was published yesterday by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). According to the report, the number of renewable energy jobs worldwide reached 12 million last year, up from 11.5 million in 2019.
Maximilian Banning from GWS contributed by modelling the number of jobs in the global hydropower industry. Read more here.
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Our figure of the month 03/2023: Number of people in need of care in Germany doubles to 5 million within ten years
The latest care statistics show that there will be around 4.96 million people in need of care in Germany in 2021, a huge increase on previous years. All persons who receive benefits from…
New videos on the CRED project: How can climate risks and climate adaptation be integrated into macroeconomic modelling?
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH has published two informative videos about the CRED project. In addition to insights into the management of climate risks…
Virtual training: Using macroeconomic models to assess the impacts of climate change and adaptation on national economies.
This training is offered to share experience from the CRED programme in piloting the development and application of such models in Georgia, Kazakhstan and Vietnam. The CRED programme developed…