Goldfields-Esperance Regional Drought Resilience Plan

Goldfields-Esperance Regional Drought Resilience Plan

Building Resilience Together

Advancing the Regional Drought Resilience Plan

GEDC is working to deliver a regional drought resilience plan for the Goldfields-Esperance region, through collaboration with the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) and the Goldfields Voluntary Regional Organisation of Councils (GVROC).

Goldfields-Esperance Regional Drought Resilience Plan

Objectives and Plan Features

The plan aims to develop practical, locally-led actions to enhance drought resilience and preparedness across the Goldfields-Esperance region. It is being developed in close collaboration with GVROC’s Regional Climate Alliance, ensuring it reflects local expertise and needs. The plan will identify specific initiatives that can be funded to address regional priorities and capitalize on local opportunities.

Goldfields-Esperance Regional Drought Resilience Plan

Advantages of the Resilience Plan

The plan is expected to promote vibrant and prosperous communities and industries by ensuring they are better prepared for future droughts. It will also enable proactive planning for climate change and its potential impact on seasonal conditions.

For more detailed information, download the Fact Sheet to learn more about the Goldfields-Esperance regional drought resilience plan.

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This project receives funding from the Australian Government’s Future Drought Fund and DPIRD, demonstrating a commitment to building resilience in farming, allied industries, and regional communities.

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Get Involved

For more information about the Goldfields-Esperance regional drought resilience plan, please contact the Goldfields-Esperance Development Commission (GEDC) at 9083 2222 or email climatefutures@gedc.wa.gov.au.

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