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SNCIRE news releases

2013 Releases

November 25, 2013 - SNCIRE needs to raise $200,000
SNCIRE, a non-profit focused on the long-term prosperity of Northwest BC, must raise $200,000 by January 31, 2014 to keep its doors open.

March 11, 2013 - Partnerships 2020 conference is just the beginning
"This is just the beginning," says Don Ramsay of Partnerships 2020, a conference that took place in Terrace at the end of last week, bringing together more than 100 people dedicated to developing a skilled workforce in Northwest BC. 

Feb 4, 2013 - SNCIRE helps Northwest BC get a slice of the green pie
SNCIRE is hosting a seminar on Tuesday, March 12, in Terrace, that will address what is and isnt' feasible when it comes to Northwest BC's forest sector participating in the world bio-economy.  

2012 Releases

June 8, 2012 - Conference and art show to help and highlight Northwest BC artisans and natural resources
Northwest BC artisans who work with natural materials will gather in Terrace at the end of this month to learn from industry experts how to succeed in the art world.

May 24, 2012 - UNBC, WWNI & NWCC present on building a strong regional economy at SNCIRE AGM
Leaders of three important post-secondary schools in Northern BC set to talk about education's role in creating a diverse natural resource economy in Northwest BC.

2011 Releases

August 24, 2011 - Skilled labour shortage may impact projects
A shortage of skilled workers and ways to train workers may drive up costs for construction projects being planned in the Northwest, and limit opportunities for local residents.

2009 Releases

October 30, 2009 - New Board of Directors for SNCIRE

September 16, 2009 - Silviculture crews return to the woods in the Kalum Forest District
SNCIRE is implementing a $2.2 million program that will provide for over 900 hectares of silviculture treatments and create over 6000 person-days of employment in 2009 and 2010.