Special Announcement : We are proud to launch a special initiative in collaboration with the Policy and Legislation team at EMCR.

We are proud to announce that BCAEM and the Ministry of Emergency Management and Climate Readiness (EMCR) are launching a new initiative aimed at engaging with Emergency Management Practitioners.

Anticipated Outcomes
▪ Leveraging the Association as a platform to facilitate information sharing and foster discussion about the upcoming Disaster and Emergency Management legislative modernization efforts
▪ Initiating a community of sharing and learning
▪ Ensuring a common understanding of policy intent for Emergency Management and intersectional influences

▪ BCAEM hosts 6 free sessions facilitated by EMCR and 2 Reflection session
▪ BCAEM provides a report to EMCR and the public summarizing Findings and Recommendations
▪ Multiple ways to engage and share feedback

▪ July 5, 2023 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm Overview
▪ July 6, 2023 from 9:00-10:00 am Overview
▪ July 10, 2023 from 6:30 - 8:00 pm Reflection Session
▪ July 12, 2023 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm Theme: Response & Recovery
▪ July 26, 2023 from 10:00 -11:00 am Theme: Planning & Risk Assessment
▪ Aug 9, 2023 from 2:00-3:00 pm Theme: Agreements & Collaboration
▪ Aug 23, 2023 from 10:00 -11:00 am Theme: Consultation & Cooperation
▪ Aug 28 , 2023 from 6:30 - 8:00 pm Reflection Session

Registration: The sessions are open to Members and Non-members alike. If you have an interest in learning more about the policy intent driving the legislative modernization, we invite you to register using the link below. A new registration link will be provided for each session.
Cost: Free


Email: Outreach@bcaem.ca if you have any questions.

We are excited to be collaborating with EMCR. The webinar series above will set a foundation of understanding for the second phase of this initiative being launched in the Fall, which will focus on the Local Authority Emergency Management Regulation (LAEMR).