Net Carbon Neutral Towns Workshop: 22-23 November

Net Carbon Neutral Towns Workshop: 22-23 November

Net Carbon Neutral Towns looks at the way forward to achieving the carbon neutrality challenge with an emphasis on how towns, cities, communities and local businesses can work together to develop new projects and initiatives, strong financial incentives and a positive enthusiasm for a more sustainable economy.
 
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Impact-led business takes leap forward with new online platform

Impact-led business takes leap forward with new online platform

On October 31st Social Procurement took a leap forward at an event in Auckland with the official launch of New Zealand’s first online social procurement platform.
 
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Provincial Growth Fund

Provincial Growth Fund

Government is investing in regionally focused initiatives to enhance economic development opportunities, create sustainable jobs and enable Māori to reach their full potential.
 
View a list of the latest projects funded in the Bay of Plenty
Every Voice Counts - Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy

Every Voice Counts - Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy

From now until December, the Government wants to hear from as many people as possible to help ensure New Zealand is the best place to be a child.
 
A Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy is being developed and will set out actions the Government will take to improve the wellbeing of all New Zealand children and young people.
 
You can find out more and how to have your say here.
 
Making Collaboration Work

Making Collaboration Work

An essential ‘how to’ workshop for collaborating across boundaries has been recently launched by Twyford's.  
 
This half day workshop is designed for leaders and project managers.

 

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COBOP: working better together

Collaboration Bay of Plenty (COBOP) is a network of local and regional councils and central government agencies in the Bay of Plenty. We are the hub of co-operative inter-agency work where Chief Executives and Senior Managers representing these agencies, work together to meet the current and future needs of communities in the Bay.

Together we promote the achievement of local and regional community aspirations and priorities through co-operation, collaboration and efficient use of resources. Mandated under the Local Government Act , we know that we can work better, together.

COBOP: working better together

Collaboration Bay of Plenty (COBOP) is a network of local and regional councils and central government agencies in the Bay of Plenty. We are the hub of co-operative inter-agency work where Chief Executives and Senior Managers representing these agencies, work together to meet the current and future needs of communities in the Bay.

Together we promote the achievement of local and regional community aspirations and priorities through co-operation, collaboration and efficient use of resources. Mandated under the Local Government Act , we know that we can work better, together.

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