All Posts: Communities & Indigenous Partnerships

October 20, 2021
Canada’s Forest Sector Supports New National Program for Indigenous Youth
Earlier today, Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) made a $10,000 commitment to support the Outland Youth Employment Program (OYEP) and its education and training program for Indigenous youth.
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October 5, 2021
From Zero Waste to Net Zero, Canada’s Forests Are Critical to a Cleaner, Greener Future
Canada’s sustainably-managed forests and the carbon-storing wood products they provide are key to supporting Canada’s transition to a net-zero carbon economy by 2050 - meeting conservation targets and creating the quality green jobs of tomorrow at the same time.
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August 26, 2021
Universal Access to High-Speed Internet must be a National Priority
It is our hope that during this federal election campaign all parties will continue to support the important call to ensure all Canadians have reliable access to high-speed internet. The future of our northern and rural communities and their ability to strengthen their post-pandemic economies depends on it.
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July 15, 2021
Canadas Forest Sector Announces Winners of Annual Green Dream Internship Program
Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce the winners of its annual Green Dream Internship Program. Winners will blog about their work experiences in Canada’s forests and mills over the course of the summer. 
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November 4, 2020
Partnering for Success - The Annual Industrial Consumption and Energy (ICE) Survey
FPAC and Statistics Canada celebrate five year partnership, collecting energy efficiency data in the the forest sector, supporting a low carbon economy
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November 3, 2020
Canada's Forest Sector Key To Canada's Economic Recovery
FPAC shares several ideas to secure a sustainable working forest for workers and communities, and to improve market access opportunities for Canadian wood-based products and bio-products
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September 28, 2020
FPAC Announces Sponsorship of Epping-Weagle Mixed Doubles Curling Team
The Forest Products Association of Canada announces sponsorship of Canadian curlers John Epping and Lisa Weagle
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September 21, 2020
Indigenous Youth Honoured With National Forestry Skills Awards
FPAC and the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers presented Skills Awards for Indigenous youth to students with commitment to forest sector careers
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September 21, 2020
Canada's Forestry Sector Honours Alain Paul And Granules Lg Inc. Of Mashteuiatsh, Quebec With Indigenous Business Leadership Award
The 2020 Indigenous Business Leadership Award celebrates Indigenous entrepreneurs in the forest products industry who exemplify business leadership through exceptional environmental and safety performance
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September 21, 2020
Deputy Grand Council Chief Ed Wawia Honoured By Canada's Forest Products Sector
FPAC honours Deputy Grand Council Chief Edward Wawia for his support for the forestry sector and its contributions to Canada's environmental and economic priorities.
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September 21, 2020
Williams Lake Mayor Walt Cobb Honoured As Community Champion By Canada's Forest Products Sector
Forest Products Association of Canada recognizes leadership of forest community partner Williams Lake Mayor Walt Cobb, with Awards of Excellence
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September 21, 2020
Lisa Raitt Honoured As Community Champion By Canada's Forest Products Sector
Forest Products Association of Canada recognizes former minister Lisa Raitt's leadership in the forestry sector with Forestry Community Champion award
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