The National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy for the Transport Sector in Bulgaria – Review of Data Collection Procedures, Emergency Situations, Institutional Capacity

  • 1 University of Architecture, Construction and Geodesy, Sofia, Bulgaria


The National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy for the “Transport” sector until 2030 was developed in the period 2017 – 2019. After 4 years in the conditions of several overlapping crises, the recommendations contained in the document on main adaptation measures relating to institutional capacity building have not started. This is observed against the background of activity from a number of countries that are looking for models to assess the sensitivity of the transport infrastructure to climate events and, from there, measures to achieve sustainability and adaptability in the medium term. The article analyzes the problems of backwardness in Bulgaria and offers recommendations for increasing the participation of all interested participants in the transport sector.



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