“İSTİDEP” Stakeholder Group Information Meeting was held on Tuesday, July 11th and included presentations as well as discussions at tables. The Istanbul Climate Change Action Plan Stakeholder workshop was held at the Piyalepaşa DoubleTree-Hilton Hotel and proved to be highly efficient. IMM General Secretary Hayri Baraclı, IMM Deputy Secretary General Nihat Macit, IMM Environmental Protection Director Fuat Alarçin, İSTAÇ A.Ş. General Manager Fahrettin Soran, TÜBİTAK Scientific Board Member Prof. İzzet Öztürk and many other esteemed scientists, lecturers, academicians and sector representatives participated in the meeting.

During the meeting, extensive roundtable meetings on water resources management, public infrastructure, buildings, energy production and distribution, land use, forestry, biodiversity and agriculture, industry, transport and logistics, public health, tourism, trade and socio-cultural building issues were held. Experts in relevant sectors discussed emission reduction recommendations and climate change adaptation proposals for their sectors.