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NEW forest education resources available! / NOUVELLES ressources éducatives sur les forêts disponibles !

Version française ci-dessous NEW forest education resources available! Brought to you in collaboration with the International Model Forest Network The CIF-IFC partnered with the International Model Forest Network (IMFN) to present a series of webinars and educational resources showcasing different Model Forests. These resources explore each Model Forest’s mission, key initiatives, strategic plans, projects, and the resulting […]

CIF-IFC launches the first national interactive learning hub for urban forestry geospatial data in Canada / L’IFC-CIF lance le premier Centre national d’apprentissage interactif pour les données géospatiales sur la foresterie urbaine au Canada

Version française ci-dessous The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) is pleased to announce the launch of the first national interactive learning hub in Canada for an innovative project focused on urban forestry geospatial data! In 2022, the CIF-IFC received funding support to develop a project entitled, Open Urban Forests – Establishing the […]

Growing Resilience with the Prince Albert Model Forest / Cultiver la résilience grâce à la Forêt Modèle Prince Albert / Cómo cultivar resiliencia con el Bosque Modelo Prince Albert

Version française ci-dessous Versión en español a continuación Growing Resilience with the Prince Albert Model Forest Hosted by the Prince Albert Model Forest (PAMF), The Growing Resilience Workshop sowed many seeds over the event’s four days (March 7-10, 2023). In support of PAMF’s 2 Billion Trees Capacity Building Project, the Workshop was rooted in the […]

We’re hiring! Interim Communications Manager

The CIF-IFC is seeking a motivated individual to join our team as the Interim Communications Manager. Join a fast-paced, passionate, and close-knit team dedicated to inspiring confidence and pride in Canadian forestry! Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Communications Manager will manage and lead in the development, organization, and delivery of CIF-IFC communications including, […]

Leading the way with forward thinking in 2024! / En 2024, nous ouvrons la voie, tournés vers l’avenir !

Version française ci-dessous How the CIF-IFC is leading the way with forward thinking in 2024? Spearheading an innovative project, “Open Urban Forests – Establishing the First National View of Urban Forestry Geospatial Data in Canada“, focused on urban forestry geospatial data – set to launch by March 31st, 2024. Leveraging the new CIF-IFC Diversity, Equity […]

CIF-IFC National Awards: Call for Nominations 2024! / Prix nationaux de l’IFC-CIF : Appel de candidatures de 2024 !

Version française ci-dessous #CIFAwards Each year the Canadian Institute of Forestry presents a number of Awards in recognition of outstanding and unique achievements in forestry in Canada. Recipients may earn distinction through demonstration of exceptional accomplishments in the field of forestry. Please see the various National Awards listed below and be sure to nominate a deserving candidate today! […]

NEW! Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Declaration of Intent for the Canadian Institute of Forestry / NOUVELLE ! Déclaration d’intention sur la diversité, l’équité et l’inclusion de l’Institut forestier du Canada

Version française ci-dessous The CIF-IFC Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Leadership Team has developed a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Declaration of Intent (or Pledge) for the Institute. This Declaration of Intent calls for the CIF-IFC membership to use individual and collective voices to advance diversity, equity and inclusion across the forest sector through intentional and meaningful action. It outlines opportunities […]

Winners announced for the 2023 National Forest Week Youth Drawing Contest / Les gagnant(e)s sont annoncés pour le concours de dessin pour jeunes de la Semaine nationale de l’arbre et des forêts 2023

We invited youth to participate in a Canada-wide youth drawing contest for National Forest Week 2023! We received a number of entries displaying immense talent, creativity, and imagination, and it was inspiring to see the many different ways that youth are spending time in the forest! After careful review, we are pleased to announce the winners in each […]

Winners Announced for the 2023 National Forest Week Photo Contest

  A sincere thank you to everyone who entered our 4th Annual NFW Photo Contest. We received a number of entries showcasing Canada’s vast forest landscapes, demonstrating immense talent and creativity. Stay tuned for the next NFW Photo Contest in 2024!

CIF-IFC Announces 2023 National Award Recipients in Recognition of Outstanding and Unique Accomplishments to Forestry in Canada

The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) is pleased to announce the 2023 CIF-IFC National Award recipients. “Each year, the CIF-IFC presents a number of Awards in recognition of outstanding and unique accomplishments to forestry in Canada,” mentioned Mark Pearson, CIF-FIC Executive Director. “Recipients may earn distinction through demonstration of exceptional achievements in the […]