Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40Rotorua Sustainable Living Strategy Toitū te oranga o Rotorua | Page 37 Sustainable Living Portfolio Lead Councillor Janet Wepa and Steering group message 6) Climate Change Adaptation Severe and/or prolonged droughts ■ Increased severity and/or frequency of extreme weather events ■ Slow onset impacts of climate change (i.e. slowly changing weather patterns: precipitation patterns, changing seasonal temperatures) Sea level rise ■ Flooding ■ Landslides and/or unstable ground ■ Adequacy of infrastructure to deal with likely future impacts ■ Community capacity to prepare for and respond to above events ■ City staff capacity to prepare for and respond to above events ■ 1) Transparency and Accountability Public access to city/region government information ■ Accountability of city leaders ■ Transparency of processes ■ Conflict of interest ■ Accountability of bureaucrats ■ Transparent procurement processes ■ Fair regulation enforcement ■ Public reporting against urban objectives ■ 2) Community Participation Capacity and skills within the community to engage with the local government ■ Interest from the community in engaging with the local/regional government ■ Trust in local/regional government ■ Recognised and/or formalised city processes of community engagement ■ Processes where community engagement can effect change ■ 3) Resources and Leadership Financial resources ■ Capacity to secure external funding ■ Leadership and management skills ■ Regional Internet provision ■ Modern IT infrastructure ■ Adequate staff skills ■ Strength of community institutions ■ Strength of private/business sector ■ State or national support ■ Adequate and appropriate remuneration of public sector staff ■ Appropriate number of staff ■ 4) Anti-corruption in City and Political Processes Political corruption ■ Bureaucratic corruption ■ Corruption in the private sector ■ Arbitrary and impartial judicial processes ■ City Sustainability City Governance Critical Issue Critical Issue Major Concern Major Concern Moderate Concern Moderate Concern Little Concern Little Concern Not of Concern Not of Concern City Strength City Strength