Projects and Initiatives

Bay of Connections works with councils, EDAs, iwi, businesses and the community to support local and regional economic development projects and opportunities.

Our key priority areas include the Māori economy, infrastructure, workforce development and supporting the progression of a low carbon, circular economy. These focus areas intersect and support one another at multiple levels, reinforcing Bay of Connections’ holistic approach to regional economic development.

Bay of Connections supports a range of groups and kaupapa cross our region, aligned to our focus areas. In addition, we lead bespoke projects to support opportunities on behalf, and with the support, of key stakeholders. This support in recent times includes:

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