A “Stakeholder Group Workshop” was planned to be held on 11 July 2017 as part of the Istanbul Climate Change Action Plan (ICCAP) preparatory work carried out by the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality.

The workshop aims to provide a forum for the coordination of workshops, solution proposals and responsibilities by experts, scientists, authorities, representatives of non-governmental organizations, units and subsidiaries of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, to create a city structure that is more resilient to greenhouse gas emissions, inevitable effects of climate change and to contribute to the mitigation of greenhouse emissions.

The workshop will be held through work groups created in ten key sectors including “Waste Management”, “Water Resources Management”, “Public Infrastructure”, “Building”, “Energy Production and Distribution”, “Land Use, Forestry, Biodiversity and Agriculture”, “Industry”, “Transport and Logistics”, “Public Health “,” Tourism, Trade and Socio-Cultural Context”.