Municipality of Fortaleza
Brazil

Population: 2591188
Area of jurisdiction: 314 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Fixed-level GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Carbon intensity reduction target: n/a n/a
Renewable energy target: n/a n/a
Energy efficiency target: n/a n/a
Government and Community: CO2(e) targets

Performance

Community GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e
Government GHG Emissions
Total ( 2012 ):  0 tCO2e

Mitigation actions

Programa Reciclando Atitudes/Coleta Seletiva
Promoting environmental education program and recycling processes sustainable (environmental, social, economic and energy) with inclusion of waste pickers in the municipality of Fortaleza. Start year 2013
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Type Education/Awareness Raising
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Programa Águas da Cidade
Recovery of the quality of the main water bodies of Fortaleza (rivers, streams, ponds and public dams), fundamental to the successful recovery of bathing Rim. The project includes: procurement of laboratory testing services for conditions of bathing; training of health rings surrounding the ponds through the buffering of illegal sewerage connections; pollution of streams and ponds by installing collection units and disinfection with the addition of chemical or ultraviolet radiation; environmental education; monitoring and coordinating the cleaning performed by Regional; hiring executives for urbanization projects in the vicinity of some of the water bodies; withdrawal of housing conditions in subnormality and improper occupations. Start year 2013
Sector Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Plano de Ações Imediatas de Transporte e Trânsito - PAITT
Immediate Action Plan for Transportation and Transit Fortaleza (PAITT) is a set of initiatives proposed by the city of Fortaleza, seeking to improve traffic and public transport of the city in the short term. The PAITT is coordinated with other initiatives of Urban Mobility Municipality of Fortaleza, Fortaleza as Project 2040 The PAITT is a plan with short-term strategies for the improvement of transportation and transit in Fortaleza, with actions to be executed by December year. By early June the first pilot projects of solutions begin to be deployed to various problems of mobility, with the improvement of critical transit points; the implementation of a new model of city parking; reformulation of the operation and oversight of transit; redesign of public transport routes; and modeling of binary, being the pilot project in Santos Dumont Avenues and Don Luis. Start year 2013
Sector Transport
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
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Planejamento e Gestão do Destino Final dos Resíduos no Município de Fortaleza
The project aims to deploy in Fortaleza policy and waste management, today main environmental problem in cities worldwide. This project includes the following products: Guidance Manual for the Surveillance Waste Control then Empowerment of Municipal Tax; Manual of the Terms of Reference of Solid Waste Management Plans followed by training of analysts and interested in developing the study; A bill establishing the Waste Policy for the City and Monitoring of Waste Transporters. Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
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Programa de Transporte Urbano de Fortaleza – TRANSFOR
The Urban Transport Program of Fortaleza is based on the concepts of community and sustainable urban mobility, in addition to universal accessibility. The Transfor prioritizes the deployment of exclusive lanes for public transport. The new system ensures quick shipment via ramps, besides the use of articulated buses and even bi-articulated. In the way in which the Transfor operates the sidewalks are standard, offering greater comfort, safety and accessibility for pedestrians. With the implementation of the program, the city will reduce the time of travel, transportation costs, time of boarding and disembarking passengers, with the goal of increasing traffic safety. Start year  
Sector Transport
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Programa Fator Verde
Returned to the theme of sustainable buildings, where one seeks to establish criteria for better utilization of natural resources, guiding and ensuring the companies according to their best practices. Contemplates contracting firm specializing in environmental certifications to elaborate a methodology for sustainable civil constructions needed to make SEUMA a certifying body of the City. Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Complexo Urbanístico Sustentável Novo Jangurussu
This is the revitalization of the area Jangurussu, transforming the old landfill in an urban park, with a complex facing recycling located in their surroundings. Includes the study of environmental viability of the former landfill Fortaleza to make it park and development of sustainable architectural design that includes the production chain of recycling the surroundings to make it into a park inserted in economic, environmental and urban context where you are. Start year 2013
Sector Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Looking for Funding
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Plano Municipal de Saneamento Básico
The Municipal Basic Sanitation Plan (PMSB) is the result of a set of studies that objectively know the current situation in Fortaleza and plan actions and alternatives to the universalisation of public sanitation services, resulting in the promotion of sanitation, health public and environment. It is a strategic tool for participatory planning and management, which aims to meet that determines the precepts of Law 11,445 / 2007. The PMSB encompasses the set of infrastructures: · Drinking Water Supply (instrument today for public consultation) · Sanitary sewage; · Urban cleaning and solid waste management; · Drainage and management of urban stormwater; Start year 2012
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
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Plano Municipal de Arborização
Instrument for planning of arborization in the city of Fortaleza, with targets set for short, medium and long term. Has participatory character and its implementation must be carried out in an integrated manner between the organs of the prefecture, directly or indirectly, are responsible for planning, execution and maintenance of green in cidade.No Short term: planting of at least 35. 000 trees or expansion for at least 8 m² of green area / population by December 2016; Medium term: planting of 100. 000 trees or expansion for at least 15 m² of green area / population by December 2020; realignment of sidewalks for compatibility with afforestation; readjustment of electrical wiring; Long term: maintenance and expansion of arborization in areas retrofitted. Vegetation cover more than 15 square meters of green / area population. Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Plano Municipal de Saneamento Básico
The Municipal Basic Sanitation Plan (PMSB) is the result of a set of studies that objectively know the current situation in Fortaleza and plan actions and alternatives to the universalisation of public sanitation services, resulting in the promotion of sanitation, health public and environment. It is a strategic tool for participatory planning and management, which aims to meet that determines the precepts of Law 11,445 / 2007. The PMSB encompasses the set of infrastructures: · Drinking Water Supply (instrument today for public consultation) · Sanitary sewage; · Urban cleaning and solid waste management; · Drainage and management of urban stormwater; Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Programa de Transporte Urbano de Fortaleza – TRANSFOR
Programa de Transporte Urbano de Fortaleza – TRANSFOR: O Programa de Transporte Urbano de Fortaleza está baseado nos conceitos de coletividade e mobilidade urbana sustentável, além da acessibilidade universal. O Transfor prioriza a implantação de corredores exclusivos para o transporte público. O novo sistema garante rápido embarque através de rampas, além da utilização de ônibus articulados e até bi-articulados. Nas vias em que o Transfor atua as calçadas são padronizadas, oferecendo maior conforto, segurança e acessibilidade para os pedestres. Com a implantação do programa, a prefeitura irá diminuir o tempo das viagens, os custos do transporte, o tempo de embarque e desembarque dos passageiros, com o objetivo de aumentar a segurança no trânsito. Start year  
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Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Reciclando Atitudes
Desde 2013 o programa Reciclando Atitudes, visa despertar a reflexão da sociedade para a gestão adequada de resíduos sólidos através de ações socioambientais de sensibilização, formação, estruturação e fiscalização, buscando a redução do consumo, reutilização e reciclagem de materiais recicláveis. O programa atua de forma continua e permanente, ocorrendo em parceria com associações de “catadores de material reciclável”, agentes de saúde, educadores escolares e lideranças comunitárias. Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Célula de Controle da Poluição Atmosférica
Monitoring and surveillance of potentially polluting activities air. Start year 2013
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Type Assessment/Research
Status In progress
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Adaptation actions

Plano Diretor de Drenagem do Município de Fortaleza
O Plano Diretor de Drenagem compõem o Plano Municipal de Saneamento Básico exigido pela Lei Federal n° 11.445 de 5 de Janeiro de 2007. Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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DRENURB - Programa de Drenagem Urbana de Fortaleza
O DRENURB Fortaleza executa ações para ampliação e recuperação de sistemas de drenagem, limpeza e urbanização de lagoas, instalação de ecopontos, desapropriação e reassentamento de famílias residentes em áreas de risco. Além de contribuir para melhoria da qualidade de vida e das condições sanitárias e ambientais da população, mediante o desenvolvimento de ações para o controle de enchentes, para a recuperação e a preservação do meio ambiente natural e para o saneamento de bacias hidrográficas. Start year  
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Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Programa de Requalificação Urbana com Inclusão Social – PREURBIS:
Programa de Requalificação Urbana com Inclusão Social – PREURBIS: O Programa de Requalificação Urbana com Inclusão Social consiste no processo de requalificação urbana e melhoria das condições de vida das famílias que residem nas áreas de risco da cidade. As ações do Preurbis envolvem um conjunto de atividades que passam pelos aspectos de urbanização e de habitação, pelos componentes técnicos e de engenharia, obras de infra-estrutura viária, sanitária e de recuperação ambiental, além da avaliação e controle de impactos no meio ambiente. Desenvolvido pela Prefeitura Municipal de Fortaleza, o Preurbis atua em 16 comunidades situadas às margens do Rio Cocó, Rio Maranguapinho e Vertente Marítima Oeste. Start year 2008
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Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Fortaleza 2040
Fortaleza 2040: Dividido em três núcleos, Economia, Urbanismo e Mobilidade. O Plano é uma iniciativa a curto, médio e longo prazo, que trabalha o planejamento para a cidade de Fortaleza. Composto por um Plano Mestre Urbanístico, de Mobilidade Urbana e um Plano Estratégico de Desenvolvimento Econômico para curto, médio e longo prazos, o Projeto Fortaleza 2040 visa criar estratégias em diversas áreas com o propósito de interferir positivamente na vida da Cidade, contribuindo para alterar os indicadores e possibilitar a sustentabilidade do Município. Entre as prioridades do projeto está a revitalização e ordenamento do Centro de Fortaleza e outro fator importante é que no período de dois anos (tempo de elaboração do plano) serão visitadas todas as propostas já existentes sobre o planejamento da Cidade. Start year 2014
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Plano de Arborização
Com o intuito de aumentar a cobertura vegetal da cidade o Plano de Arborização, promove a manutenção da biodiversidade, o equilíbrio ambiental e climático da Cidade, além do bem-estar da população e da composição da paisagem urbana. Desde 2014 foram plantadas mais de 21.000 mil novas árvores, devendo chegar a 35 mil até dezembro de 2016 e a 100 mil até dezembro de 2020, além disso, por meio da criação de novas áreas verdes institucionais pretende-se atingir a meta de 15m² de área verde/habitante Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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