The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), GOI has formulated a National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) for combating Climate Change. The NAPCC contains 8 Missions, outlining the objectives of each Mission, the existing activities, Policy framework and has set targets under each Mission for different activities.
The MoEF&CC had advised all the State Governments and UTs to prepare a similar State Action Plan for Climate Change relevant to the particular state or UT. As per the guidelines issued by the MoEF&CC, a State Steering Committee was constituted by the GoH for the formulation of the Haryana State Action Plan on Climate Change (PSAPCC). The Department of Environment, GoH with the assistance of UNDP Consultant has formulated HSAPCC in consultation with the various stakeholders viz., line Departments/Authorities, NGOs, Academic Institutions, and the general public.