WATER NEWS

World Water Day – March 22, 2018: The Answer is in Nature

March 6th, 2018

March 22 is World Water Day. Each year this global event focuses on a specific aspect of our relationship with water. The theme for World Water Day 2018 is :... More »

‘Collaborative Consent and British Columbia’s Water’

A report from the Victoria-based POLIS Water Sustainability Project and Centre for Indigenous Environmental Resources details how collaborative consent might be used, in conjunction with BC’s new Water Sustainability Act, to navigate difficult issues regarding freshwater governance and to find ways for Indigenous and non-Indigenous governments to work together to make decisions about water and land use. The title of the report is Collaborative Consent and British Columbia’s Water: Towards Watershed Co-Governance.

POLIS REPORT: Collaborative Consent and British Columbia’s Water