Wood Business

Virtual Event
Women in Forestry 2024
March 8, 2024 at 11:00am EST

11:10am – 11:30am
Diversity in the Canadian forest sector: Trends, actions, and results

Speakers:
  • Kristen Vitullo, Policy Analyst, Canadian Forest Service
  • Marisa Meaker-Williamson, Senior Policy Analyst, Canadian Forest Service
Get ready for a presentation on changes and policies to improve diversity in Canada's forest sector workforce! Join Kristen Vitullo and Marisa Meaker-Williamson, policy analysts at the Canadian Forest Service. Using updated data from the 2021 Census, they'll describe trends in workforce diversity. Don't miss out on this insightful exploration of how Natural Resources Canada is helping improve representation in the forest sector with targeted program measures and strategic partnerships. They'll share the exciting progress made so far.