The Openning Ceremony of EU Grant Project Implemented by Bornova Municipality Is realised on 5 December 2023

Under the auspices of Town  Twinning Between Turkey and the EU – II  For a Green Future Grant Programme;  Bornova Municipality started implementing the “Town Twinning between Bornova and Heidelberg Municipalities (Germany) for Climate Adaptation” (BORNBERG Project) project on 1 November  2023.

The Opening Ceremony of the BORNBERG project has been held at Yaşar University Conference Hall on 5 December 2023, with participation of Bornova Mayor Dr. Mustafa İduğ, Yaşar University Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Yiğit Kazançoğlu, ENSIA Chairman of the Board of Directors Alper Kalaycı, Heidelberg Municipality Technical Environmental Protection Department Head Dr. Raino Winkler and his colleague Christine Fiedler from the Business Inspection and Energy Climate Protection Department together with Republic of Turkey Directorate EU Affairs Expert Ceyhan Çiçek and many academics and Bornova Municipality bureaucrats.

This project, which is planned to develop the Local Climate Action Plan (SECAP) for Bornova, has a duration of 12 months. Yaşar University and ENSIA (Energy Industrialists & Businessmen Association) are among the Turkish partners of the project in partnership with Heidelberg Municipality from Germany.