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Note: The amounts shown refer only to Cohesion Fund

The strategy foreseen for this Operational Programme translates a multidimensional perspective of sustainability based on three strategic pillars:

                 
  • Axis I - Support the transition to a low carbon economy in all sectors;
  • Axis II - Promote climate changes adaptation and risk prevention and management;
  • Axis III - Protect the environment and promote resource use efficiency.

Axis I -  Support the transition to a low carbon economy in all sectors;

Fulfilment of Plano Nacional de Ação para a Eficiência Energética (National Energy Efficiency Action Plan) and Plano Nacional de Ação para as Energias Renováveis (National Renewable Energy Action Plan), thus contributing to the increase of national economy competitiveness and the reduction of energy dependence as well as the reduction of energy and carbon intensity.

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Axis II - Promote climate changes adaptation and risk prevention and management;

Highlight to the operationalization of the climate policy tools namely Estratégia Nacional para a Adaptação às Alterações Climáticas – ENAAC (National Strategy for Adaptation to Climate Change) the risk prevention and management tools (knowledge, information, planning, prevention and combat dimensions) and with a partial but important contribution from the energy, water and waste sectors and from the investments in biodiversity preservation and protection.

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Axis III - Protect the environment and promote resource use efficiency.

Based specifically on the operationalization of strategies for the waste sector (PERSU 2020), the water sector (PENSAAR 2020: Preliminary Report I, Preliminary Report II, Preliminary Report III), in fulfilment of Directives 2008/98/CE, 2000/60/CE, 98/83/CE and 91/271/C, for biodiversity and environmental liabilities with important contributions arising from the risk prevention and management policy and the operationalization of climate policy tools.

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