Head of Ecology and Environment Department of Almaty City Serik Adilbayev and KARM Senior Country Specialist Iskandar Gulamov highlighted the importance of current and future measures to improve air quality in Almaty during the Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP) workshop held on 6 April 2023 in Almaty. The Almaty City CAAP findings and prioritized actions were presented to the stakeholders to collectively identify key next steps and actors to take the proposed actions forward. CAAP was developed with the ADB TA 9919-REG support on "Integrated and Innovative Solutions for More Liveable Cities" and the Almaty-Bishkek Economic Corridor Project. Around 40 participants from sectoral ministries, deputies of the Maslikhat of the city of Almaty, Almaty city departments, development partners, experts in ecology and the environment, and CSOs attended the event.