Science and Technical Communication

Emergency/Risk Communication

Strategic Communication

Research | Writing

Edit | Format | Publish

Communication Strategies and Planning

Knowledge Mobilization

Document Architecture

Plain Language Revision

Graphic Design

Data Visualization


Social Media Content

Meeting and Workshop Facilitation

Stakeholder Consultation

Project Management

Communications Training

You have a complex message. We help you make it clear, simple, and relevant.

We are Canada’s leading firm for transforming complex subject matter into powerful communications that are clear, simple, and relevant to target audiences. We specialize in creating strategic, scientific, technical, and emergency/risk communication products that engage, inform, and motivate action. Our services include:

  • Researching, writing, editing, formatting, and publishing
  • Document architecture, graphic design, and data visualization
  • Communications planning, strategy development, and training
  • Stakeholder consultation and workshop facilitation

Communicating complex subjects effectively isn’t easy. We help you navigate the right message to the right people.

Whether you need to mobilize knowledge from discovery to decision making, research to regulation, or from the boardroom to buyers – our breadth and depth of experience is second to none.  We have managed over 1200 projects, won numerous awards, and have been responsible for writing, editing, and designing more than 10,000 printed and digital documents.

You have an important story to share. We use plain language and creativity to help you connect with your audience.

Leveraging the insight of subject-matter experts and understanding audience needs is the key for building powerful communication strategies. No other company is better equipped to mobilize raw knowledge into action through the application of audience-centric plain language messaging, compelling narratives, and dynamic visual content.

You expect quality, responsiveness, and flexibility. We deliver it.

At NIVA, excellence and getting it right are not optional. Our team is dedicated to ongoing client engagement and rapid integration of feedback throughout the entire process, from initial contact to final product.