COVID-19 Updates

We know COVID-19 has brought lots of uncertainty to workers, families, communities and businesses. Find out more about what BC’s forest sector is doing to keep workers safe and how forest products are essential in these times of need.

We also want to do our small part to help students, parents and teachers. That’s why we’ve taken our Forest Education Program virtual – bringing forestry learning fun to living rooms and online classes.

Keeping forestry workers safe and healthy

Why forest products are essential

From flattening the curve to safe economic recovery

COFI's Forest Education Program goes virtual

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COFI’s Forest Education Program Goes Virtual

Vancouver – Today, the BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) announced its Forest Education Program is now available online, giving students, parents and teachers across British Columbia easy online access to fun and informative lessons and activities about the...

COFI Cancels 2020 Convention Amid COVID-19 Concerns

For immediate release: March 11, 2020 Vancouver – In light of rapidly evolving developments and reports related to COVID-19, the BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) has made the difficult decision to cancel its 2020 Convention in Prince George. “We are naturally...

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