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The technology sector is a rapidly growing part of the Canadian economy. Today, approximately 600,000 Canadians work in the field of technology. Every year the technology sector employs more and more Canadians and experts are expecting this trend to continue into the foreseeable future. In the...Read more

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2018-04-06

Changes to the insurance system in British Columbia over the past five years have resulted in many rural properties being classified under a lower level of fire protection as compared to previous years. The result has been a considerable increase in insurance premiums for these properties. A...Read more

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2018-04-06

The forestry industry is important to British Columbia and for the Columbia Basin-Boundary region. A recent Labour Market Profile identified approximately 246 forestry related businesses, including 22 primary forest products manufacturing facilities in the region. The same report identified a...Read more

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2018-05-24

The Future of Forestry project, part of the overarching Regional Workforce Development in Rural BC program, is focused on better understanding the fundamental issues facing the forestry sector today. One of the project’s objectives is to provide a comparison between the two study areas: the...Read more

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2018-05-24

The Future of Forestry project, part of the overarching Regional Workforce Development in Rural BC program, is focused on better understanding the fundamental issues facing the forestry sector today. One of the project’s objectives is to understand the role of technology and innovation in the...Read more

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2018-03-28

The Future of Forestry project, part of the overarching Regional Workforce Development in Rural BC program, is focused on better understanding the fundamental issues facing the forest sector today. One of the project’s objectives is to try and understand what the future of forestry looks like in...Read more

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2018-05-25

Forestry is an important economic sector. For rural communities, forestry, and the related industries, play a significant role in community health and well-being, as well as influencing the health of the surrounding environment. However, achieving a sustained forestry workforce is recognized...Read more

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2018-03-28

Welcome to the Regional District of East Kootenay Area F’s 2017 baseline report for the State of Climate Adaptation and Resilience in the Basin (SoCARB) indicator suite. The SoCARB indicator suite measures community progress on climate adaptation across five climate impact pathways: extreme...Read more

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2018-05-24

Welcome to the Regional District of East Kootenay Area F’s 2017 baseline report for the State of Climate Adaptation and Resilience in the Basin (SoCARB) indicator suite. The SoCARB indicator suite measures community progress on climate adaptation across five climate impact pathways: extreme...Read more

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2018-05-24

Welcome to the Regional District of Central Kootenay Area J’s 2017 baseline report for the State of Climate Adaptation and Resilience in the Basin (SoCARB) indicator suite. The SoCARB indicator suite measures community progress on climate adaptation across five climate impact pathways: extreme...Read more

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2018-05-24

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