Aboriginal Feasibility Study (2007-2008)

October 2007 – March 2008

Industry need: Areas of opportunity in the emerging bio-economy extend from agriculture and forestry to human health and life sciences. What they have in common is their potential to improve quality of life and contribute to prosperity across the country—including the communities of the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada.


Objective: To identify ways to engage the Aboriginals Peoples of Canada to enter the bio-economy workforce.


Results: “Bridging the divide – Creating opportunities for the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada to enter the bio-economy”


Funded by the Government of Canada’s Sector Council Program.