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National Forest Week celebrates industry’s job and environment trend-setting initiatives

September 19, 2016 Press Releases

National Forest Week September 18-24, 2016 The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) says the industry will mark National Forest Week by celebrating the industry’s huge impact on the economy and jobs, contributions to tackling climate change and sustainable forest practices. Derek Nighbor, FPAC’s CEO, announced today that the association will highlight these contributions during […]

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LAUNCH OF ABORIGINAL BUSINESS AWARD FOR FOREST INDUSTRY

September 8, 2016 Press Releases

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) today announced that nominations are open for the 2016 Aboriginal Business Leadership Award. The $5,000 award recognizes and celebrates First Nations entrepreneurs for their success in a forest products business that exemplifies business leadership, exceptional environmental and safety performance and […]

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MEDIA ADVISORY-Forest Products Association, Minister Mihychuk To Make Announcement

June 15, 2016 Press Releases

Media are invited to participate in an online press conference about future employment in Canada’s forest products sector. The event will involve the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour MaryAnn Mihychuk.   When: Thursday, June 16, 2016                11:40 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST   Where: thegreenestworkforce.ca/index.php/live […]

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FPAC Applauds Government’s Commitment to Innovation

June 15, 2016 Press Releases

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauded the federal government’s launch Tuesday of an innovation agenda, calling it a critical pillar for the Canadian economy and the future of the $65-billion forest products sector. Derek Nighbor, FPAC’s CEO, said the forest products sector will be leaning more than ever on innovation in the coming […]

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