The Kolkata Climate Change Cell (KCCC) will be a web-enabled and help-desk based resource centre that will connect managers, decision-makers, private providers, civil society and citizens with useable science to address issues of urban climate change and resilience in Kolkata.
This will be a virtual and physical resource centre with help-desk facility for the citizens. A web portal along with a mobile app will provide information related to various building-based climate friendly initiatives like – roof-top solar, rain water harvesting, roof-top organic farming etc. and link the citizens with empanelled private providers and provide them with all necessary information.
KCCC will be a platform to bring civic managers, private providers, academia and citizens together to work towards a more climate resilient Kolkata. It will enable KMC to take forward climate-responsive initiatives and citizens to take climate responsible actions so that Kolkata becomes a carbon resilient and climate-smart city.