Natural Assets Alliance of the South West Sustainability Partnership
Terms of Reference
The South West Natural Assets Alliance Committee (Natural Asset Alliance) is created by the South West Sustainability Partnership Inc. (SWSP) as a standing committee of the Board.
The Natural Assets Alliance is established to support and advise the Board of SWSP on issues and projects related to conservation, management and enhancement of the natural assets, biodiversity, coastal environment, agricultural productivity and community amenity in south west Victoria. It will work collaboratively with other SWSP Committees and groups with similar interests in the wider community.
Each SWSP Member may nominate a person to the Alliance. Other organisations or people who are not part of an SWSP Member may be coopted subject to the agreement of the SWSP Board.
The Alliance will be chaired by a Member nominated by the SWSP Board.
The Alliance through its members and any employed project staff will:
Finances related to projects overseen by the Alliance will be maintained as separate accounts within the framework of the SWSP accounts. The Alliance will oversee management of relevant project funds and report to the SWSP Board.
Meetings and Processes
The Alliance will meet at least 5 times per year, normally bi-monthly.
Natural Assets Alliance Newsletter - July 2009