About Puducherry Climate Change Cell
The Puducherry Climate Change Cell (PCCC) has been established in the Puducherry Pollution Control Committee under Department of Science, Technology and Environment, Puducherry to integrate the scattered knowledge base on climate change and make it available in one platform and to facilitate and monitor the implementation of the Climate Change Action Plan. The Cell has been established with the support of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India under NMSKCC.
PCCC is responsible for disseminating knowledge related to climate change to all stake holders. PCCC has a research, advisory and coordinating role on climate change issues. It will be a single-window contact for dealing with the UT government and other external funding agencies in issues pertaining to uptake of climate change related proposed actions.
PCCC also acts as the Nodal Agency in collaborating with line government departments and agencies of Puducherry Government for preparing, implementing and monitoring State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC). The Cell provides base line data for future reference and long term planning, to formulate preventive and control measures for abatement of Pollution.