Sustainable Backyards 2019 - Climate Change

Sustainable Backyards 2019 - Climate Change

EnviroHub BOP are again running Sustainable Backyards during the month of March.  This year's theme is climate change. 
 
Go here for the calendar of events  and see the full brochure here
 
Safer Communities Regional Meeting BOP

Safer Communities Regional Meeting BOP

Safer Communites Foundation New Zealand will be in Rotorua March 27.

For all Councils and government agencies who would like to know more about SCFNZ, the philosophy and programme please contact the COBOP coordinator.

Tourism Infrastructure Fund Open 1 March

Tourism Infrastructure Fund Open 1 March

The Tourism Infrastructure Fund provides up to $25 million annually to develop tourism-related infrastructure that supports regions facing pressure from tourism growth.  
 
Round 3 of the Tourism Infrastructure Fund opens on 1 March 2019 and Round 4 opens on 1 August 2019. The rounds close 4 weeks later.

For more information go here

Our Environment Report Release 18 April

Our Environment Report Release 18 April

Environment Aotearoa 2019 - our overview state of the environment report - will be released on 18 April. 
 
This is the first environment report that draws together the findings from the five sector reports released over the last three years. 
 
Sign up here to receive a PDF and digital link to a summary version
Bay of Connections Update

Bay of Connections Update

As Bay of Connections embark on 2019, we will be making some changes to our approach to regional development – including a reset of the Bay of Connections framework and the core focus areas for the wider Bay of Plenty region.

 

More information here

Te Ohanga - a Bio-Economy Hub in Rotorua

Te Ohanga - a Bio-Economy Hub in Rotorua

Did you know that there is a place in Rotorua using science to solve some of our key sustainability challenges?  

Go here to find out more about Aotearoa's circular bio-economy hub

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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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