Climate Action

The statutory National Climate Change Adaptation Framework (NAF) 2018  developed by the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment (DCCAE) under the Climate Action and Low carbon Development Act 2015 will renew the existing mandate for Local Authorities (LAs) to prepare Local Adaptation Plans to address climate impacts and to mainstream climate change adaptation into plans and policies.

Cork City Council is required to prepare a Climate Change Adaptation Strategy before 30th September 2019, having regard to the National Adaptation Framework published by DCCAE in January 2018. 

Cork City Council is currently in the process of preparing this Climate Change Adaptation Strategy for Cork city.