CRIBE Initiatives

CRIBE works to realize its vision and mission through our strategic initiatives. Read about our initiatives below.


Bringing innovators together to advance low-carbon, forest-based solutions. 

Nextfor is CRIBE’s collaboration network. Nextfor brings innovators together to build cross-sectoral partnerships and to identify opportunities for Ontario’s forest bio-economy. Join the network today!

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The Forest EDGE
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Connecting the dots, using public data, to support economic development in Ontario’s forest bio-economy. 

ForestEDGE uses geospatial tools to map opportunities for economic development in Ontario. CRIBE developed ForestEDGE to provide investors and innovators with information related to the province’s forests, catalyzing the development of new low-carbon solutions that utilize the province’s sustainably harvested forest resources. 

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Project Support 

Through our funding challenges, CRIBE facilitates the deployment of first-in-kind, commercial-ready forest-based technologies and products.

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International Collaboration

We work with innovators and accelerators around the world to identify opportunities for collaboration.

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