Donna Caddie is working with Waterlution to bring water learning experiences to New Zealand. Waterlution is a Canadian not-for-profit social enterprise that facilitates weekend long water learning experiences for young professionals from all sectors involved in water. Waterlution's vision is for the next generation of decision-makers- across all sectors and stakeholder groups - to be strong, informed leaders with a passion for and commitment to healthy catchments.
The director of Fluent Environmental is speaking about Water Security by Design at the upcoming Water Infrastructure investment and planning conference. The talk will consider the changing nature of water related infrastructure to support water conservation alongside waste reduction and energy co-generation. See you there I hope!
The report of and information presented at the Hawke's Bay Regional Water Symposium is available on the HBRC website.
Fluent Environmental is assisting the Hawke's Bay Regional Council in the project management and development of their Regional Water Strategy.
Hawke's Bay Regional Water Symposium uses Fluent Environmental and is introduced to new facilitation techniques. The meeting employed some fun facilitation tools such as "clicker" audience participation and polling technology, an interview matrix to help inform an action plan, a talk show on the Hawke's Bay 2050 project and a multi media presentation that capture event participation. Meeting participants enjoyed the mix of activities and speakers and positive and constructive participation occurred throughout the event.
Fluent Environmental will lead a Professional Development workshop on Community and Stakeholder Consultation at EIANZ's conference in Wellington, October 28th. The session will help attendees in designing and implementing communications and consultation activities that target more than ‘the usual suspects’ - even on a low budget. Get the tips and tricks you need to appeal to the diverse range of people in your community and seek a range of perspectives to inform your project, plan or policy development.
Fluent Environmental director Donna Caddie will be speaking at the Environmental Institute of Australia and New Zealand's Conference in Wellington October 27th. She's looking forward to meeting environmental professionals from throughout Australia and New Zealand as well as the opportunity to share some recent experiences in developing sucessful communications.
Fluent Environmental director Donna Caddie will be speaking at next week's Water New Zealand Conference. She's looking forward to catching up on the water policy news in New Zealand as well as the opportunity to share some BC experience. Her talk will concentrate on the water efficiency measures outlined and being progressed through Living Water Smart.
Fluent Environmental website is launched and the new consultancy is now open for business. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information and feedback.