Municipality of Mazatepec
Mexico

Population: 9456
Area of jurisdiction: 58 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 ( 2010 ):  0 tCO2e

Mitigation actions

Extraction of biofuels in Mazatepec
Given the significant potential that exists, the region seeks to promote the exploitation of crops to produce biofuels. Environmental impact studies should responsibly authorize, validate and issue the necessary recommendations in order to maintain regulated sustainable exploitation of this sector. One of the primary objectives is to make use of these biofuels in the municipality to achieve benefits from the exploitation of the resource. Start year  
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Agroforestry Development
This program seeks to strengthen the local economy by implementing various types orchards in support of local economic and cultural activities, besides seeking to create jobs and conserve agriculture and forestry. Start year  
Sector Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
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Adaptation actions

Fire Prevention
Develop an inventory of existing high-risk fire equipment in the town. Update regulations on safety equipment and urban uses, established in the Directorate General of Civil Protection. Promote awareness campaigns for the population to predict the causes and effects of these events. Develop a regional study to detect risk prone areas with an increased susceptibility to wildfires. Implement booths/centers to monitor, guide tourism and report on preventive measures. Start year  
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Management of environmental risks
Formulate the Municipal Risk Atlas. Promote awareness campaigns aimed at the population surrounding the impacts of hydro-meteorological hazards and safety measures. Training of municipal technical teams of plans and programs in Morelos on civil protection and its proper implementation. Conduct periodic dredging work of rivers and ravines, to prevent flooding. Develop an inventory of risks for towns affected by issues such as urban or natural hazards in order to enforce relevant civil protection measures. Start year  
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Ecological zoning
Preserve and disseminate areas of ecological preservation and support its sustainable use; restore and sustainably exploit natural protected areas and their ecological diversity and scenic value. Regulate the location of human settlements along rivers, canyons and agricultural areas. Implement a program to clean water bodies, manage solid waste and wastewater and improve and rehabilitate of urban centers. Start year  
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Improvement of public services
Improving regulation, management, processes and outcomes of public administration, to meet the needs of citizens in terms of the provision of public goods and services. Conduct a study to obtain the requirement and location of treatment plant wastewater. Provide electric power to localities; improved street lighting service by replacement and rehabilitation of luminaires. Start year  
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Measures in urban planning and housing
Generation of instruments for regulating land use, determination of land suitable for urban use. Production and improvement of urban and rural housing. Start year  
Sector Infrastructure
Type Regulatory
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