Older Women’s Network Forum

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Free Older Women’s Network Forum:
‘Strong Women Staying Vibrant’
Keynote Address by Lis Bastian
from the Blue Mountains Planetary Health Initiative
Saturday 11 February
Wentworth Falls School of Arts


This is the first of a series of public talks to community organisations to introduce the Blue Mountains Planetary Health Initiative’s  grant-funded program encouraging collaboration across all sectors to create systemic change to reduce disaster risk. It introduces the Neighbourhood Communication Platforms being developed and the importance of solutions storytelling, the upcoming learning program and the Community Water Initiatives to reduce the risk of fire, flood and heatwave.


You can learn more about the Blue Mountains Older Women’s Network here


This program has been made possible as part of a Bioregional Collaboration for Planetary Health and is supported by the Disaster Risk Reduction Fund (DRRF). The DRRF is jointly funded by the Australian and New South Wales governments.