Prepared by the Environment Protection Department of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Environment Protection and Control Directorate within the scope of the European Union Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) and presented to the Capacity Building in Turkey on Climate Change Grant Program, “Improving Climate Change Awareness and Engagement in Istanbul” project was found successful and accepted.

The aim of the project, which will start in September and last for 18 months, is to increase cooperation between local authorities in terms of the fight against climate change and adaptation, to ensure the sharing of information and experiences and to raise awareness among the public.”