2016/2017 Highlights Summary


  • Development of confirmed strategic direction for remaining 6 years of the partnership
  • Building a refreshed identity to support telling our story and the new strategic direction
  • Used ‘Google’ SPRINT process to develop strategic plans for 3 of our 5 sites –trying to not be ‘business-as-usual’
  • Completing all baseline research requirements for sites so robust freshwater improvement project planning and implementation can take place
  • Building ‘One-Team’ –DOC and Fonterra staff now just work side-by-side
  • $6.5m of government funding leveraged by Living Water supporting three MfEFreshwater Improvement Fund projects in Northland, Canterbury and Southland
  • Forming strategic partnerships (Canterbury University and Regional Councils)
  • Incubator phase of Fonterra’s 50 Catchments aspiration
  • Full report below