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Jul 10, 2015, 14:05 ET Forest Industry Joins CCFM on Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth

THUNDER BAY, ON, July 10, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is joining the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM) to ...


Jul 10, 2015, 10:22 ET IFIT: A Proven Success Story for Forest Sector Transformation

OTTAWA, July 10, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) welcomes the Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT)...


Jul 09, 2015, 12:00 ET Kenora declaration on innovation welcomed by forest sector

OTTAWA, July 9, 2015 /CNW/ -The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased with the principles and spirit behind the Kenora Declaration...


Jun 22, 2015, 11:00 ET Forest Industry applauds Committee Report on transformation of sector

OTTAWA, June 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) says the recommendations by the House of Commons Standing Committee on ...


Jun 09, 2015, 08:58 ET Nominations open for Forest Industry Aboriginal Business Award

OTTAWA, June 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) today opened...


Jun 03, 2015, 11:19 ET Canada's GreenestWorkforce: Life's better when it's an adventure

OTTAWA, June 3, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce the winners of this year's summer 2015 Green...


May 05, 2015, 13:31 ET Canada's forest industry outdoes competitors in environmental credentials

OTTAWA, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased that the Canadian forest sector continues to score well in...


May 01, 2015, 10:01 ET A New Buyers' Guide to Canada's Forest Products: The superior responsible choice

OTTAWA, May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and PwC have released an updated Buyers' Guide to Canada's Sustainable...


Apr 21, 2015, 17:52 ET Forest industry welcomes budget help for collaborative research and innovation

OTTAWA, April 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is grateful that today's federal budget continues the federal support ...


Apr 02, 2015, 13:11 ET Canada's forests and its natural cycles

OTTAWA, April 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and its members understand and embrace the value and importance of...


Mar 20, 2015, 09:43 ET Canadian Forest Industry celebrates International Day of Forests with focus on climate change

OTTAWA, March 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is underscoring the crucial role played by the forest sector in...


Mar 05, 2015, 14:08 ET Canada's forest products industry leads the world in environment-friendly forest management

OTTAWA, March 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian forest products industry now has 43% of the world's independently certified forests or more than 160...


Feb 12, 2015, 16:13 ET Forest industry welcomes trade action against China

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the federal government for pursuing trade action against...


Feb 11, 2014, 18:00 ET Budget is welcome boost for forest industry transformation

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) appreciates the additional support for innovation and sector...


Feb 06, 2014, 13:14 ET Independent study showing safety of wood buildings welcomed by forest industry

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased with the release of a study showing that the type of...


Jan 09, 2014, 10:31 ET Forestry student announced as winner of Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth

EDMONTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) has awarded the second annual Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth to...


Dec 18, 2013, 13:45 ET Forest Industry lauds another World First for Canada's innovative forest sector

OTTAWA, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the announcement of funding for a new strategic partnership...


Dec 03, 2013, 12:42 ET Living The Green Dream: Eighteen Students Win Jobs Via Social Media

OTTAWA, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce that 18 students from across the country have...


Nov 27, 2013, 13:58 ET Forest industry welcomes government's trade strategy

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) appreciates the government's announcement about a Global Markets plan...


Nov 07, 2013, 11:30 ET Forest Industry Seeks To Build Momentum For Sector Transformation

OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is calling on the federal government to renew and replenish the highly...


Oct 18, 2013, 11:04 ET Forest industry welcomes trade deal with Europe

OTTAWA, Oct. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) today expressed its support for the agreement in principle for a...


Sep 17, 2013, 09:32 ET Forest industry offers Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth

OTTAWA, Sept. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is opening nominations for its annual Skills Award for Aboriginal...


Sep 16, 2013, 09:40 ET Looking for a "Green" Summer Job? Enter the Green Dream Internship Contest!

OTTAWA, Sept. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Students will be able to compete on-line for 15 paid summer Green Dream Internships in a social media contest launched ...


May 21, 2013, 14:28 ET Statement From CEO of Forest Products Association on Boreal Agreement

OTTAWA, May 21, 2013 /CNW/ - As the President and CEO of the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC), on behalf of the companies who signed the...


May 13, 2013, 11:05 ET Launch of Aboriginal Business Award for Forest Industry

OTTAWA, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) today announced ...