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Monday, April 24, 2017 11:25 AM
Forestry is one of B.C.’s founding industries and a key driver of B.C.’s economy. In 2016, the industry accounted for $14 billion in exports — 35% of the value of all B.C. goods exported.
Thursday, April 6, 2017 2:30 PM
Innovation Boulevard’s HealthTech accelerator is the 15th technology accelerator in the province funded by BC Innovation Council.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 10:35 AM
Lauren Fougner is completing her second year in the Nuclear Medicine Technology program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT).
Friday, March 17, 2017 11:33 AM
Having access to clean, reliable drinking water is critical to the health and prosperity of Canadian communities and for attracting economic opportunities for the middle class and those working hard to join it.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 9:01 AM
The Northwest Aboriginal Canadian Entrepreneurs (NW-ACE) program provides business skill training in northern B.C. Indigenous communities. It took home the top prize at the Gold Global Best Awards ceremony in Oslo, Norway in September 2016 in recognition of the significant impact NW-ACE is having on the communities in which they operate.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 2:48 PM
A historic partnership between three communities is promising to create jobs, protect valuable greenspace, and secure the economic future of the Beecher Bay (Sc’ianew) First Nation.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:00 AM
Malcolm Stewart is completing the Justice and Public Safety Certificate program provided by the Justice Institute of British Columbia and the Native Education College. Malcolm’s experience has opened his eyes to new potential career opportunities and encouraged him to continue his studies in law enforcement.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 11:34 AM
Faith Waskewitch is dreaming of owning and operating a restaurant that is a mixture of Aboriginal and Canadian cuisine.
Thursday, March 2, 2017 12:52 PM
Louie Thomas Sr. is enrolled in Camosun College’s automotive service technician program, but he kick started his education by first taking community-based training. The Getting Ready for Tomorrow program was held at the Esquimalt Nation Band’s office.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 3:21 PM
Evangeline Clifton began Vancouver Island University’s (VIU) bachelor of tourism management program in September 2016. But it was the Aboriginal Ecotourism Training Program, delivered in partnership between VIU, North Island College, and the Heiltsuk Tribal Council, that introduced her to the field.