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European Climate Pact

Overview

Location

Portugal

Organisation type
City and town

Pathway pledges

Adaptation

Have a published city plan that addresses climate change adaptation

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has provided a title for the city plan and the year of adoption of the adaptation plan by local government as well as providing a web link to the adaptation plan.

Conduct and disclose vulnerability assessments to provide estimation of the risks, hazards or vulnerability associated to climate change in their jurisdiction

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports undertaking a climate change risk and vulnerability assessment including a weblink to the assessment, the primary process or methodology used to undertake the assessment, as well as a year of publication and the boundary of the assessment.

Incorporate Adaptation targets into the master planning of the city 

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports that adaptation targets are incorporated into the city’s master plan and have given a description on how these are addressed

Identify and report on the most significant climate hazards affecting the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has identified and reported the most significant climate hazard(s) faced by the city. The city should provide at a minimum details of the most vulnerable populations affected as well the sectors or services most exposed by the hazard identified.

Define climate adaptation goals and respective metrics/KPIs for each goal

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has defined adaptation goals including details of the climate hazard the adaptation goal addresses, the target year of the goal and a description of the metric or indicator used to track the goal.

Emissions

Have a recent city-wide emissions inventory or undertake it within the next two years

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City has indicated it has recent fuel and/or greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions data from the entire city area. The reported accounting period is checked to fall within the last 2 years (no earlier than 2019), or indicated if its in progress or planned to be undertaken.

Have an up-to-date city-wide emissions inventory within two years and verified by an external auditor

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports that they have had their emissions inventory independently verified. The city should provide the name of the third-party who carried out the verification and the date it was undertaken (this should be no more than 2 years from the current year).

Quantify and report all GHG emissions from sources located within the city boundary  

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports a city-wide GHG emissions inventory as well as the boundary of that inventory relative to the city. The boundary should be the same (cover the whole city) or larger (the whole city and adjoining areas). If relevant, the city should also report any areas or sources excluded from that inventory.

Have a published city plan that addresses climate change mitigation

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City has published a city plan or indicated if its in progress or planned to be undertaken. If already published the city should provide the publication title, weblink, the focus of the plan, year of adoption, the areas covered by action plan, boundary of plan and stage of implementation.

Energy

Incorporate Renewable energy targets into the master planning of the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports that renewable energy targets are incorporated into the city’s master plan and have given a description on how these are addressed

Incorporate Energy efficiency targets into the master planning of the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports that energy efficiency targets are incorporated into the city’s master plan and have given a description on how these are addressed

Disclose data regarding city wide renewable energy and/or energy efficiency targets and existing progress towards these

Município de Guimarães has a target regarding all energy sectors to increase total installed capacity of renewable energy and electricity to 27.0% of the total energy in 2030 from a baseline of 19.0% in 2008. Reported in 2021, the city has achieved 10.0% of this target. Município de Guimarães has a target to improve energy efficiency 39.0% in 2030 compared to a base year 2008. Reported in 2021, the city has achieved 10.0% of this target.

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*Reported target data is checked for basic completeness and that the target year has not already passed. The coverage of the target is also checked to include all city-wide operations (or a larger area). The city must provide at minimum: base year, target year, percentage of energy efficiency improvement compared to base year level or the percentage renewable energy of total energy in target year. .

Food

Measure and report city-wide meat consumption per capita (kg/year)

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports the quantity of meat consumed per year per capita, as well as the year the data applies to.

Measure and report city-wide dairy consumption per capita (kg/year)

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports the quantity of dairy products consumed per year per capita, as well as the year the data applies to.

Draft policies relating to food consumption within my city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports they draft policies relating to food consumption – no further assessment made.

Subsidise fresh fruits and vegetables

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports they subsidise fresh fruits and vegetables – no further assessment made.

Incentivise fresh fruit/vegetables vendor locations

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports they incentivise fresh fruit and/or vegetable vendor locations – no further assessment made

Health

Identify which vulnerable populations are affected by climate-related impacts on health

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports that a health-related risk and vulnerability assessment has been undertaken. City should report the vulnerable population(s) affected by climate-related impacts on health.

Identify the most significant climate hazards affecting health in the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports that a health-related risk and vulnerability assessment has been undertaken. City should report the climate hazard(s) identified by the assessment and the health area it affects.

Mobility

Have a municipal fleet (excluding buses) which is Electric + Hybrid + Plug in hybrid + Hydrogen surpassing 20% of the total fleet

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports the total municipal fleet excluding public buses as well as the number of each type of transport in the fleet. The proportion of Electric, Hybrid, Plug in hybrid and hydrogen transport is calculated to be greater than 20% of the total fleet.

Multi-topic

Publicly disclose my city's environmental data

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City is confirmed to have disclosed publicly on their climate and environmental impact. For example, by responding publicly to the CDP-ICLEI Track.

Waste

Measure and report annual solid waste generation in my city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*The city must report the amount of solid waste generated per year, as well as the year the data applies to.

Water

Incorporate Water security targets into the master planning of the city

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Publicly reported*

*City publicly reports they incorporated water security targets into the master planning of the city – no further assessment made

Identify city's water supply risks, levels of risk, and timescale

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports the drivers of water security risk identified, the anticipated timescale and estimated magnitude of potential impact.

Publicly report actions undertaken for identified water risks

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City publicly reports at a minimum the adaptation action, the status of that action and a brief description of the action and its implementation for each identified water risk.

Have a published city Water Resource Management strategy 

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2021)

Data source: CDP-ICLEI Unified Reporting System - Cities 2021

MRV: Yes*

*City has published a water resource management strategy or indicated if it is planned to be undertaken. If already published the city should provide the publication title, weblink, and the year of adoption by local government.