Name Change for

Name Change for "Republic of Turkey Ministry of Environment, Urbanization and Climate Change"

The name change of the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization as Ministry of Environment, Urbanization and Climate Change went into force on October 29, 2021 with the Presidential Decree that has been published in the official gazette. You can reach the Presidential Decree via this link of the related official gazette. 

With the decree, the Coordination Board for Climate Change and Adaptation was established within the Ministry, while the Climate Change Administration was founded. The General Directorate of Meteorology, which is affiliated to the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, and the General Directorate for Combating Desertification and Erosion were connected to the Ministry of Environment, Urbanization and Climate Change.