Carbon Neutral Position Paper

The Carbon Neutral Position Paper was developed to support Pokhara’s long-term development vision for a “Prosperous Touristic Pokhara” by 2100 BS, giving a long-term pathway for carbon neutrality in the municipality. It details the present status of carbon dioxide emissions in Pokhara Municipal City, tailored emission reduction strategies and next steps for implementing agreed policies laid out in the city’s vision. This position paper gives a clear roadmap and mandates for different stakeholders, including the government and the private sector, for GRID-sensitive planning and development.