Technical Documents


Logo Guidelines

Guidelines for Use of Logo and Waiver of Liability by Non-UN Entities


Climate Change

The Business End of Climate Change: How bold corporate action supported by smart policy can keep temperature rise below 2°C

The Paris Agreement: What it means for Business


Country Action

Country Action Reference Document (CARD)

Country Action Agenda Template

Quality Circle for SEforALL Action Agendas and Investment Prospectuses

Guidelines for Multistakeholder Consultations in the SEforALL Country Action Process


Featured Documents

Sustainable Energy for All Report of the Co-Chairs 2012

Year of Sustainable Energy for All Fact Sheet 2012

Sustainable Energy for All Fact Sheet 2012

Accountability Framework



Global Thematic Consultation on Energy and the Post-2015 Development Agenda

June 2012 Practitioner Network Call Summary

Brussels Private Sector Consultation

April 2012 Teleconference Consultation Between Civil Society Organizations and Members of the UN Secretary-General’s High-level Group on Sustainable Energy for All

European Rollout of the Year Summary

Keynote Address Session

New Delhi Q&A Summary

Sustainable Energy for All - Session 3


Additional Documents

Background Note - Energy: A brief discussion on goals, targets and indicators

Activities of Member Organizations and Partners of UN-Energy in support of 2014-2024 UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All

Energy: A Brief Discussion on Goals, Targets and Indicators

Synthesis of energy-related issues highlighted in national reports of Rio+20

Report of the Secretary-General's Advisory Group on Energy and Climate Change

The UN’s ‘Sustainable Energy for All’ initiative is compatible with a warming limit of 2°C

Energy Access Practitioner Network - Towards Achieving Universal Energy Access by 2030

Summary for Policymakers from the Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, May 2011

Realizing the Potential of Energy Efficiency, United Nations Foundation expert report, 2007

Energy Poverty: How to make modern energy access universal? A special excerpt of the World Energy Outlook 2010

Sustainable Energy for All - The Business Opportunity

A Summary Report of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2012 (English, PDF)

Franchising in the Energy Access Market: An Assessment

Alliance for Rural Electrification Annual Report 2015