Climate Change Adaptation and Protection Plan (COP)

Climate Protection and Adaptation Plan for the city of Bydgoszcz (POKASZK) – 2012-2020

The Climate Protection and Adaptation Plan is an important element of the LAKS project “Local Responsibility for the Implementation of the Kyoto Protocol”. (Local Accounability for Kyoto Goals) with the partner cities Reggio Emilia (Italy), Padua (Italy) and Girona (Spain) and the Emilia-Romagna ARPA Regional Environmental Protection Agency (Italy). The aim of the project is to propose all possible actions until 2020 in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by the city of Bydgoszcz by min. 20%, including by raising awareness and responsibility of local authorities, businesses and citizens for the need to take action to limit climate change and to meet the Kyoto Protocol commitments to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

Plan of Climate Protection and Adaptation to the Effects of Climate Change for the years 2012-2020 adopted by resolution no. XXXV/724/12 of the Bydgoszcz City Council of 28 November 2012 amends the resolution on cooperation with local communities within the project entitled “Local responsibility for the implementation of the Kyoto Protocol objectives”.