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Found 10 records similar to 2022 Reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development—Report 9—Departmental Progress in Implementing Sustainable Development Strategies—Species at Risk

Federal

This review focused on whether federal departments and agencies contributed to meeting the 2016–2019 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy’s goals of healthy coasts and oceans, pristine lakes and rivers, and sustainable food, as applicable to each organization.

Last Updated: Dec. 15, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 25, 2021
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Sustainable development, Federal departments, Performance Assessement, Strategies, Compliance, Decision making, Food Supply
Federal

This review of the 2021 Progress Report on the 2019 to 2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy includes an assessment of the fairness of the information used to track progress against targets, contextual indicators, short-term milestones, and key priorities that are contained in the progress report and are related to the federal strategy’s 13 goals.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 4, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Sustainable development, Progress reports, Performance indicators
Federal

This audit focused on whether Fisheries and Oceans Canada, in collaboration with others, protected selected aquatic species assessed as at risk.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 4, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Endangered species, Aquatic wildlife, Sustainable development, Communications, Enforcement, Partenerships
Federal

This audit focused on whether Employment and Social Development Canada and selected organizations were implementing a national approach for achieving the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and had made progress toward achieving selected national targets that would result in more inclusive and sustainable outcomes for Canadians.

Last Updated: May 28, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 22, 2021
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Sustainable Development, International agreements, Implementation, Planning, Program assessment, Performance indicators
Federal

This audit focused on whether the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat led the Greening Government Strategy in a manner that supported progress in reducing the greenhouse gas emissions of the federal government. It also focused on whether National Defence and Transport Canada reported results supported by the implementation of internal controls and took appropriate measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in their area of responsibility.

Last Updated: May 6, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 26, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Climate change, Greenhouse gases, Federal government, Operations, Transformation, Risk management
Federal

This annual report on petitions informs Parliament and Canadians about the number, nature, and status of environmental petitions and the government’s responses received between 1 July 2021 and 30 June 2022.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 4, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Accountability, Citizen participation, Complaints, Environmental protection, Environmental law, Toxic substances, Endangered species
Federal

This audit focused on whether Natural Resources Canada, working with Employment and Social Development Canada and partners, had prepared to support workers and their communities for a just transition to a low-carbon economy. It also examined whether Natural Resources Canada, Employment and Social Development Canada, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, and Prairies Economic Development Canada had adequately supported a just transition for workers and communities affected by the accelerated federal phase-out of coal-fired electricity.

Last Updated: May 5, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 26, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Alternative energy, Alternative fuels, Coal, Transformation, Greenhouse gases, Community infrastructures, Industrial workers
Federal

This audit focused on whether Environment and Climate Change Canada ensured that carbon pricing systems in Canada were applied effectively, fairly, and transparently.

Last Updated: May 5, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 26, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Fuels, Pollution prevention, Pricing, Federal provincial agreements, Federal territorial agreements, Benchmarks, Program assessment
Federal

This review focused on whether federal departments and agencies contributed to the goal of safe and healthy communities set out in the 2016–2019 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy. Federal departments and agencies that contribute to this goal must indicate in their departmental sustainable development strategies which of their departmental targets and actions contribute to the federal goal. They are required to report their progress on these targets and actions each year to Parliament in the supplementary tables to their departmental results reports.

Last Updated: Oct. 30, 2020
Date Published: Oct. 27, 2020
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Report, Sustainable development, Federal departments, Strategies, Compliance, Community development, Environmental impact, Decision making
Federal

This audit focused on whether Natural Resources Canada, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, and Atomic Energy of Canada Limited adequately managed low- and intermediate-level radioactive waste.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 4, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Radioactive waste, Standards, Information systems, Regulation, Compliance, Modernization, Performance assessment
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