COLUMBIA RIVER TRANSBOUNDARY WATER GOVERNANCE AND ETHICS SYMPOSIUM 2023

“RE-ENGAGING IN PUBLIC DIALOGUE"

Next in-Person COLUMBIA RIVER TRANSBOUNDARY WATER GOVERNANCE AND ETHICS SYMPOSIUM 2024

Tentative date:  November 2024 – Stay tuned.

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Thank you to all who participated in the “Columbia River Transboundary Water Governance and Ethics Symposium 2023 – Re-Engaging in Public Dialogue”. The gathering was a resounding success, bringing over 440 people together from around the global and especially those who are passionate about the Columbia River Basin. Our Planning and Steering Committees are now in dialogue to plan how best to go forward for the future Governance of the Columbia River Basin. Listening to the positive comments from participants and analyzing the polls and surveys, we will now be planning another in-person Symposium in November this year – 2024. Discussions on the possibility of creating an International River Basin Organization for the transboundary Columbia River Basin will continue with our community of of scholars, practitioners, activists, and community members. There is much to plan so we ask that you stay tuned to this website for further updates as progress advances towards understanding how a governance system approach, based on inclusivity and the integration of all CRB residents including how and where capacity-building for citizen engagement could be cultivated to attain greater resilience to social and environmental change. Please do not hesitate to contact any one of the planning committee members to share your ideas via email and please register on this website if you wish to receive further communications. We look forward to the future governance of the Columbia River Basin and sincerely hope that 2024 brings an abundance of health, happiness, Peace and love to the Columbia River Basin and the Globe!!!!