News Releases2019-05-13T23:09:05+00:00


Project Learning Tree Canada applauds updated federal government strategy to address barriers to youth employment

Project Learning Tree Canada (PLT Canada) applauds the federal government for modernizing and streamlining its Youth Employment and Skills Strategy (YESS) program to better meet the needs of young people seeking jobs in today’s challenging labour market. PLT Canada is pleased to see that today’s announcement aims to address the specific needs of youth facing socio-economic and educational barriers to joining the workforce.

By |June 3rd, 2019|News Release|

Apprendre par les arbres Canada lance une randonnée de vélo à travers le pays pour inspirer les jeunes à faire carrière dans les secteurs de la forêt et de la conservation.

Apprendre par les arbres Canada (APLA Canada) est heureux de lancer aujourd'hui sa campagne de promotion de la Randonnée verte pour les emplois verts. Nous voulons intéresser encore plus de jeunes à travers le pays à choisir des emplois verts dans le secteur forestier et les parcs.

By |May 13th, 2019|News Release French|

SFI Conservation Grants Feature Collaboration From 52 Different Groups Across the US and Canada

Ottawa, ON and Washington, D.C. — The Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) announced five conservation grants today that will build on SFI’s commitment to conservation and increase our knowledge about the conservation benefits associated with forests influenced by the SFI Forest Management Standard and SFI Fiber Sourcing Standard. These grants feature collaboration between SFI and a robust group of partners and experts from 52 organizations to advance SFI’s innovative Conservation Impact Project in the United States and Canada.

By |March 21st, 2019|News Release|

Le Programme De Subventions Pour La Conservation De SFI Favorise La Collaboration De 52 Groupes Différents Aux États-Unis et au Canada

Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) a annoncé aujourd'hui l'octroi de cinq subventions pour la conservation qui s'appuieront sur l'engagement de SFI en matière de conservation et augmenteront nos connaissances sur les avantages de la conservation associés aux forêts influencées par les normes de gestion forestière et d'approvisionnement en fibres SFI. Ces subventions sont le fruit d'une collaboration entre SFI et un solide groupe de partenaires et d'experts de 52 organisations qui œuvrent pour faire progresser le projet novateur de SFI sur les impacts de la conservationaux États-Unis et au Canada.

By |March 21st, 2019|News Release French|

Le programme de subventions communautaires de SFI favorise la collaboration de 78 groupes différents aux États-Unis et au Canada

Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) a annoncé aujourd'hui l'octroi de 15 subventions communautaires favorisant la collaboration entre 78 organismes partenaires. Les subventions aideront les collectivités des États-Unis et du Canada à renforcer leurs relations avec les forêts et à améliorer leur qualité de vie.

By |March 21st, 2019|News Release French|

SCS Now Offers Certification to the Sustainable Forestry Initiative’s Chain of Custody Standard

Emeryville, Calif., Mar 12, 2019 - SCS Global Services (SCS) is pleased to announce that it is now offering chain of custody certification to the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Chain of Custody Standard. SFI is a leading, credible certification in North America for responsible forest products. This new service offering leverages SCS as a one-stop shop for the wood and paper industries, providing clients with increased efficiency for dual and triple chain of custody certification to the major three forest sustainability standards. SCS is also currently undergoing accreditation for, and will soon be offering certification services for SFI Forest Management and SFI Fiber Sourcing Standards.

By |March 14th, 2019|News Release|

SFI and AFF Join Forces to Grow Family Lands Certification

Washington D.C. - We are pleased to announce that the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and the American Forest Foundation (AFF) have formed a new partnership to grow the amount of certified family and other small holdings in North America. Through this partnership, SFI and AFF are working together on a Small Lands Group Certification Module (Module), an innovative way to grow certified family lands and small holdings by building on the foundation of SFI's Fiber Sourcing Standard, and drawing on the strengths of the American Tree Farm System (ATFS) forest management standard.

By |February 4th, 2019|News Release|
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