Team blogs

Paul Mackie, Coastal Strategic Funding Manager, and Sharon Bleese, Coastal Manager South, will be blogging about the challenges we face on the coast.

Paul's blog talks about:

Thought leadership: Delivering resilience - navigating the funding challenge

As coastal, flooding and wider climate risks continue to grow globally, delivering long term, sustainable resilience for our communities, infrastructure and natural assets is essential. However, at a time of ongoing austerity, securing the funding required is challenging. In his blog, Coastal Partnership East’s Paul Mackie shares his thoughts, interesting case studies and recent developments on how we are working with local and national partners to tackle these issues and unlock new solutions and opportunities.

Read Paul's blog here.

More about Sharon's blog:

Sharon Bleese is a Coastal Manager for Coastal Partnership East, a partnership of four coastal local authorities in  Norfolk and Suffolk. She is also project manager for the Lowestoft Flood Risk Management project. Sharon is a prolific storyteller with a passionate interest in the stories of others, particularly those who live and work on and visit our beautiful coast. Her blog will focus on how these stories influence and develop the way we manage our coast now and in the future.

Read Sharon's blog here.