The Canadian Freshwater Alliance and Organizing for Change are leading a media and organizing initiative that we hope will drive a strong Act. The idea is to support key groups in BC's freshwater community with capacity, common messaging, and media and organizing training to generate regional media attention and mobilize the public so that strong regulations are developed.
The initiative will work with a select number of groups in strategic regions across British Columbia throughout 2015 to connect local water issues and stories with common messages associated with the development of strong regulations for the WSA.
Help us help you! All responses are for internal use as we develop our programming in these areas and will be kept confidential. Please answer as honestly as possible. All responding organizations will automatically be entered into a draw for $100 Alliance Bucks that can be put towards any of our training offerings in 2015!
One more thing. The POLIS Water Sustainability Project team is currently working on a complementary research project exploring opportunities related to watershed governance in British Columbia. As part of this research, in the coming weeks POLIS will be sending many of you a separate electronic survey to gather information and your opinions about the future of watershed governance in BC. We would appreciate you consider participating in both surveys to help strengthen both of these projects.