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Canada's forest products sector is committed to creating family-supporting jobs and driving innovation, as well as supporting biodiversity in our forests and our fight against climate change. Learn more about how we're honouring that commitment in the articles below.

Forestry For The Future: Delivering on Canada's Bioeconomy Potential
Thanks to a combination of Canada’s rich forests, a drive to innovate and a commitment to creating a greener environment, our nation is uniquely positioned to lead the world in next-generation thinking around the bioeconomy.
October 7, 2019
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Climate Change is a Call to Action for Canada’s Forestry Industry
To meet the high standards that come with operating on public lands, Canada’s forestry workers assume important environmental responsibilities to manage for biodiversity, wetlands preservation, watershed protection and other values.
October 5, 2019
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Growing Opportunity In Canada’s Forests
Years of extensive collaboration with governments, Indigenous communities, and research partners has made Canada’s forest products sector a global leader in product and process innovation, environmental stewardship, and international trade.
September 22, 2019
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Council of BC Forest Industries (COFI) releases Smart Future: A Path Forward for BC’s Forest Products Industry
By working together and making smart choices now, we can help attract the investment required to secure a bright future for BC’s forest sector.
September 16, 2019
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Final Cut: Canada Leads In Forest Certification
Forestry has been foundational in the history, economy, and culture of Canada. Although not widely understood, Canada’s forest certification regime plays an important role in maintaining this global reputation for leadership and excellence.
August 23, 2019
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Canada’s Forest Products Industry Applauds “Toronto Tomorrow” And The Plan Build A Timber Neighbourhood
In Canada and around the world, wood is experiencing a resurgence as a building material of choice because it is environmentally friendly as well as beautiful, durable, and high performing.
June 25, 2019
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C.D. Howe Report Explores The Future Of Canada’s Forest Products Sector
The study explores current industry trends and advancements that Canada’s forest products sector has made in the face of growing business challenges.
May 15, 2019
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Standing Tall with Canada’s Forest Workers on International Day of Forests
International Day of Forests is a time for us to celebrate our forestry families, forestry communities, and our country’s world-leading approach to how we manage our forests – one of our country’s most important and renewable resources.
March 21, 2019
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Diversity: A Blueprint for our Future Forests
Diversity and gender equity, in all its forms, is an invaluable catalyst for sustainability – we can’t progress without it.
March 21, 2019
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Flushing Out The Truth About Our Canadian Forests
Canada’s registered professional foresters look after Canada’s forests. This includes planning and implementing reforesting activities, while promoting important forest values like wildlife, biodiversity, and water protection.
March 5, 2019
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Workforce Diversity – Canada’s Forest Sector Branches Out
The transformation that is happening in Canada’s forest products sector is not limited to new technologies in our forests and mills, nor in the new global markets we are reaching. It is also reflected in the changing face of our workforce.
February 20, 2019
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