Who we are.

For almost 40 years, NIVA Inc. has been Canada’s leading consultancy specializing in science, technical, and risk communication. No other company is better equipped for transforming complex information into compelling narratives, or for helping to convert knowledge into action through high-impact messaging for end-users, decision-makers, or the general public.

We excel at connecting with subject-matter experts and applying our refined insight into understanding audience needs. We use plain language strategies to ensure that those audiences can understand complicated topics without ever compromising the factual or technical integrity of the information.

What we do.

We are committed to excellence and have an unparalleled ability to deliver:

  • Powerful and engaging communication products on complex subjects
  • Exceptional capacity for research, writing, editing, and publishing
  • Cutting-edge document architecture, data visualization, and graphic design
  • Knowledge mobilization (including knowledge brokering, translation, transfer, and exchange)
  • Comprehensive stakeholder consultation and facilitation (internal and external)
  • Results-driven plain language/science communication training
  • Unwavering dedication to total client satisfaction

Who we serve.

Over 100 leading public sector, not-for-profit, and private industry clients in Canada and internationally have trusted NIVA with their challenging communication needs, on projects covering a vast array of sectors and subject-matter including:

  • Life Sciences
  • Ocean and Marine Science
  • Natural Resources, Energy, and Transportation
  • Public Health and Safety
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Defence and Security
  • Earth Observation and Space Exploration
  • Advanced Technology and Engineering
  • Environmental Protection and Conservation
  • Business Documents, Marketing, and Branding

Our Team

NIVA is powered by a multidisciplinary team of seasoned consultants, project managers, communication specialists, writers, and visual designers, all with many years of experience, who can quickly immerse themselves into any discipline as required.