The Global Women’s Network for the Energy Transition (GWNET) is an international non-profit organisation founded in 2017 under Austrian law. GWNET aims to advance the global energy transition by connecting and empowering women working in sustainable energy, through interdisciplinary networking, advocacy, training, and mentoring. GWNET seeks to address the current gender imbalances in the energy sector and to promote gender-sensitive action around the energy transition in all parts of the world.
ReNew Foundation, the philanthropic arm of ReNew Power was setup in 2018 with a vision to impact the lives of people through clean energy. It aims to develop sustainable solutions in the area of renewable energy which focus on energy access to the last mile. Another important objective is to drive thought leadership in the area of climate action and become a leading voice in the sector for policy advocacy and recommendations.
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is the specialized agency of the United Nations that promotes industrial development for poverty reduction, inclusive globalization and environmental sustainability.
As of 1 April 2019, 170 States are Members of UNIDO who regularly discuss and decide UNIDO’s guiding principles and policies in the sessions of the Policymaking Organs. The mission of UNIDO, as described in the Lima Declaration adopted at the fifteenth session of the UNIDO General Conference in 2013, is to promote and accelerate inclusive and sustainable industrial development (ISID) in Member States.