CIF-Rocky Mountain Section Technical Workshop – Indigenous Rights in Forest Management
- 21 April 2022
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Indigenous Rights in Forest Management
The CIF-IFC Rocky Mountain Section is hosting a virtual technical session on Thursday, April 21, 2022 from 9am – 3:30pm (Mountain Time). Who should attend? Practitioners interested in how the consideration of Indigenous rights is involved various aspects of forest management. What topics will be covered? A diverse lineup of speakers from Indigenous communities, industry, government and Legal sectors will share their perspectives in areas like:
- What are the current legal and policy requirements for Indigenous consultation and engagement in Alberta
- How are others approaching Indigenous engagement in forest management?
- Are there any legislative or policy changes forthcoming that may impact how indigenous engagement occurs?
Online registration available below – Closer to the event date, you will receive information on how to join the online platform. Deadline to register is Friday, April 15, 2022 at 12pm (Mountain Time).
|Student CIF-IFC Members||$15|
|Retired CIF-IFC Members||$15|
Continuing Education Credits Level 1 –Max. 4.5 hours Questions? For further information please contact Hudson Foley @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Click on the links below to view the presentations from the Technical Session:
|The Honourable Rick Wilson, Minister of Indigenous Relations||
Indigenous Rights in Forest Management Keynote Address
|Robert Buck, RPF, Engagement Specialist & Kurt Borzel, RPFT, Consultation Advisor||Indigenous Consultation in Alberta||https://youtu.be/JzrWVMT1XuE|
|Chris Valaire RPF, Director Indigenous, Relations, Tolko Industries||Indigenous Rights in Forest Management – An Industry Perspective||https://youtu.be/O4TQHctHJOA|
|Kate Gunn, Partner, First Peoples Law LLP & Todd Bailey, RPF, Consultation Specialist, Swan River First Nation||Protecting and Respecting Indigenous Rights||https://youtu.be/OraaxgXScuc|
|Hudson Foley, VP, Business Development, Maskwa Environmental Consulting Ltd.||Indigenous Capacity Building – Approaches and Experiences.||https://youtu.be/tHOFltWfHsM|