Okanagan hosts international gathering to build a sustainable future with siwłkw (WATER) FOR ALL

March 13, 2024

Kelowna, B.C. – Syilx Territory

As B.C. faces another potential drought this summer and difficult decisions on who gets what water, the Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) and the Canadian Water Resources Association, BC Branch are hosting an international gathering to address the types of challenges that are being seen around the world. The siwłkw (Water) For All – Co-Creating Futures, Environmental Flows Conference is being held March 13-15 at the Coast Capri Hotel in Kelowna, B.C.

The gathering brings together more than 200 representatives from national and international organizations engaged in water management or research, including fisheries and water managers, First Nations and local government policy-makers, regulators, academia, funders and NGOs.

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