The core mandate of the Canadian Institute of Forestry is to provide national leadership in forestry, promote competency in forest professionals, and foster public awareness of Canadian and international forestry issues.
Explore the various ways we speak out about sustainable forest management and promote education and awareness of all things forestry.
The Institute endeavours to set the record straight by speaking out, and speaking up by responding to documents, reports and campaigns, which inaccurately represent forestry and natural resource management practices in Canada. To view a list of recent advocacy and outreach documents, click here!
The Institute regularly provides input on the development of forest policy at the provincial and federal level. The leadership, coordination and positioning, based in sound-science, has the potential to effect positive change in the forest sector. To view a list of policy and position statements, click here!