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India and France re-elected as President and Co- President of the International Solar Alliance (ISA): Quick Highlights

India and France re-elected as President and Co- President of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) Quick Highlights
India and France re-elected as President and Co- President of the International Solar Alliance (ISA): Quick Highlights | (pics:twitter)

India and France re-elected as President and Co- President of the International Solar Alliance (ISA): Quick Highlights

The Third Assembly of the International Solar Alliance has been attended by 34 ISA Members ministers. 53 Member countries and 5 Signatory and Prospective Member countries participated to the Assembly.



Four new Vice-Presidents were also chosen to represent the four regions of ISA. The representatives of Fiji & Nauru for Asia Pacific Region; Mauritius & Niger for Africa Region; UK & Netherlands for Europe and others Region, and Cuba and Guyana for Latin America and Caribbean Region assumed the vice presidency.

The Assembly also approved the initiatives of the ISA Secretariat in institutionalizing ISA’s engagement with the private and public corporate sector through the Coalition for Sustainable Climate Action (CSCA). Ten public sector organisations in India presented a
cheque for 1 million USD each at the assembly. 

53 Member countries and 5 Signatory and Prospective Member countries participated to the Assembly

ISA has aggregated a demand for more than 270,000 solar pumps across 22 countries, more than 1 GW of Solar Rooftop across 11 countries, and more than 10GW of Solar Mini-grids across 9 countries under its respective programmes.

ISA Secretariat launches Seventh Programme on Solarizing Heating and Cooling systems, which significantly draws its energy from traditional power sources.

The ISA assembly was presented the report prepared by the World Resources Institute (WRI) which identifies the sources of funds, opportunities and constraints, in scaling up solar investments and the contribution of ISA in assisting Member countries.


In the wake of the global pandemic, ISA responded by setting up ISA CARES, an initiative dedicated to deployment of solar energy in healthcare sector in LDC/SIDS ISA Member countries has been set up in wake of global pandemic.

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