EMBC/JIBC Webinar # 26 – Implementing a Community Notification System, presented by Erin La Vale, Mike Andrews and Ryan Wainwright. Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 Time: 10:00 a.m. For details, see EMBC Webinar 26.
The Community Resilience Through Arts and Culture pilot program’s 2019 intake is now open. This is the website: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/sports-culture/arts-culture/arts-and-culture-initiatives/community-resilience This year we’re offering a streamlined online form, and continuing to offer the option of oral or recorded applications with a focus on small, rural, remote and Indigenous communities through grants ranging from $2,500 – $15,000 for arts and culture events and programs that support resilience and community building. The intake closes at noon on February 15th. Emily Dicken Director, First Nations Coordination Unit […]
EMBC is looking for a new Regional Manager for the Surrey office. Closing date is January 14, 2019. More information here.
In February of 2006, a group of regional district emergency program managers met in Kamloops to explore the possibility of forming an association to facilitate the sharing of information, ideas and resources. At that historic meeting the decision was made to proceed with the formation of an association and open membership to everyone in BC in the emergency management field. The first meeting of the BCEMA (as we were originally called) was at the EP conference of 2006. 65 people