Event — Katowice, Poland

Sustainable Development Today and Tomorrow: Smog - a shared problem

Time: 16:30-18:00

Thematic scope

  • Air quality in Poland compared to the EU. The scale of the problem and awareness of its consequences.
  • How has Western Europe defeated smog? Using experiences from the front line of the comprehensive fight against smog.
  • Industry and energy; local and central administration; and residents and NGOs – a much-needed co-operation for cleaner air.
  • Regulations and standards supporting the fight against smog. The Polish ‘Stop Smog’ programme.


  • Smogathon Founder
  • Paul Simons, Deputy Executive Director, IEA