Environmental Reference Group

Agenda

Apologies

Welcome

Information-Sharing and Announcements

New ToR. Appointment of new chair(s)

Climate Change Action Plan update (status/ progress for each project)
Review of Environmental Strategy (progress and planned consultation process to be outlined)

Influencing Community Sustainability Behaviour

Confirmation of previous minutes, Matters Arising, Any other items

2008 Calendar / Forward Programme

Future ERG Meetings
6 Oct
Draft Waste Management Bylaw Environmental Education network matrix TBC
Transition Towns – TBC
Committee Room 2
1 Dec
Draft update report to SPC
Committee Room 2

Upcoming events, etc:

mid-2008 Land Transport is contributing content to a TVNZ programme intended to raise awareness of transport sustainability issues - going to air in mid-2008.

28-31 July Australasian Natural Hazards
Management Conference, Wellington.

29 July Institute of Policy Studies Post 2012 round table series.

26 August Roading New Zealand Conference: Sustainability and People, Wellington.

3 September IPENZ Climate Change Adaptation Workshop, Wellington.

27 September e-Day (ERG contacts - Mike, Tushara) (CitoOps - Nicole Lew 3834440)

4 October e-Day (ERG contacts - Mike, Tushara) (CitoOps - Nicole Lew 3834440)

7,8 March 09 Resilient Communities Forum

Please note

Information and recommendations contained in all agendas and reports are recommendations only and are not to be construed, in any way, as Council policy until adopted. Minutes are unconfirmed until confirmed at a subsequent meeting.