Santiago Metropolitan Region

Chile
Summary
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    Population 7314176
  • km 2
    Area 15403.2
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    GDP N/A
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    Targets by N/A N/A
Targets

Targets by Santiago Metropolitan Region

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Actions
Strengthening of Public-Health Systems in Response to Climate-Change Threats - Santiago Metropolitan Region
  • Start year: 2011
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

Climate change also implies new challenges for infectious
disease control. Many major causes of death are highly
sensitive to meteorological conditions such as temperature
and rainfall, as is the case with cholera and diarrhea-related
diseases. Six million greater Santiago residents are exposed
to high levels of air pollution that translate into respiratory
diseases and premature deaths.

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  • Human health
local action
Establishment of Water Resources Vulnerability Levels in Relation to Basin-Level Climate Scenarios and Definition of Resource-Use Adaptation Options - Santiago Metropolitan Region
  • Start year: 2011
  • Type: Assessment/Research
  • Status: In operation

Drinking water provision activities indicate that hydrological
changes will occur in the case of the metro region at the
city’s main water source, the Maipo River. As such, water
demand projections for the overall population will produce
a provision deficit.

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Inventories
Community inventories

GHG emission from Santiago Metropolitan Region
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Initiative

MXCP Signatories
Durban Adaptation Charter
Compact of Mayors - ICLEI

Status of compliance

Compact of Mayors
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