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The objective of this audit project was to determine whether the management framework in place enables the program to achieve its objectives and to comply with relevant policies, regulations and guidelines issued by the CSA and the central agencies.

Last Updated: May 7, 2021
Date Published: Sep. 1, 2012
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Space Agency, CSA, Evaluation, Internal Auditing, International Space Station, Management Framework, Canadian Space Program
Federal

This report presents the findings of the Evaluation of the International Market Access Program (IMAP), comprising the European Space Agency (ESA) Contribution Program, administered by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA).

Last Updated: Feb. 24, 2022
Date Published: Jul. 1, 2015
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Space Agency, CSA, Evaluation, Internal Auditing, Program evaluation, Canada-ESA Cooperation Agreement, Canadian Space Program, European Space Agency, ESA
Federal

This report presents the findings of the evaluation of the Enabling Technology Development Sub-Sub-Program (SSP), which covers the activities of the Space Technology Development Program (STDP) and the services offered by the Intellectual Property Management and Technology Transfer (IPMTT) group.

Last Updated: Feb. 24, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 12, 2016
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Space Agency, CSA, Evaluation, Internal Auditing, Program evaluation, Technology Development, Canadian Space Program, IPMTT, Intellectual Property Management and Technology Transfer
Federal

This report presents the findings of the evaluation of the Space Capacity Development Program (hereafter referred to as the "SCDP") implemented by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA). This is the first evaluation of this program, and it was carried out by the CSA's Audit and Evaluation Directorate between September 2018 and March 2020, with the support of PRA Inc. This evaluation is included in the CSA's five-year Evaluation Plan and was conducted in accordance with the Treasury Board of Canada's Policy on Results (2016).

Last Updated: May 5, 2021
Date Published: May 22, 2020
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Report, Space Capacity Development Program, Canadian Space Agency
Federal

This report covers the findings of the evaluation of sub-program 1.2.3. Human Space Missions and Support and sub-sub-program 1.2.1.2. International Space Station Utilization (hereinafter called the "program"), implemented by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) for the period from April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2018. In 1985, the Canadian Space Station Program began when Prime Minister Brian Mulroney accepted the invitation by President of the United States Ronald Reagan to participate in the multilateral program to develop and build the International Space Station (ISS). The initial partners were the United States (leader), Canada, Europe (represented by the European Space Agency (ESA)) and Japan.

Last Updated: May 5, 2021
Date Published: May 28, 2020
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Evaluation, Human Space Missions, International Space Station Utilization
Federal

This report presents the findings of the evaluation of the Implementation of Gender-Based Analysis Plus
practices at Canadian Space Agency (CSA) since the CSA’s GBA+ Policy
took effect in 2017. This is the first thematic evaluation at the CSA and it was carried out by the CSA’s Audit and Evaluation
Directorate between January 2020 and March 2021. This evaluation is included in the CSA's five-year
Evaluation Plan and was conducted in accordance with the Treasury Board of Canada's Policy on Results
(2016). The concept of GBA Plus is not new to the federal government and has existed for decades through the
principles of gender equality.

Last Updated: Oct. 12, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2021
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Evaluation, Sexes, CSA, Canadian Space Agency
Federal

This report contains the findings of the Evaluation of the Qualifying and Testing Services Program of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA). The David Florida Laboratory (DFL), located in Ottawa, Ontario, is the main mechanism through which the program is delivered. This program carries out specialized activities and services for the assembly, integration and testing (AIT) of space hardware (e.g., satellites and components) on behalf of the CSA and external clients, both in Canada and internationally. The program exists to ensure that mission-assigned technology and entire systems can safely and reliably meet the rigours of space.

Last Updated: Feb. 24, 2022
Date Published: Dec. 1, 2014
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Space Agency, CSA, Evaluation, Internal Auditing, Program evaluation, David Florida Laboratory, Space hardware, Canadian Space Program, Qualifying and Testing Services Program
Federal

The objective of the audit project was to determine whether a management framework is in place to ensure that the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Class Grant and Contribution Program to Support Research, Awareness and Learning in Space Science and Technology (the Program) is managed in accordance with relevant legislation and policies and the approved terms and conditions of the Program, and whether there is proper accountability reporting of the Program.

Last Updated: May 7, 2021
Date Published: May 1, 2013
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Space Agency, CSA, Evaluation, Internal Auditing, Program evaluation, Grants and Contributions
Federal

This report presents the findings of the evaluation of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA)' Sun-Earth Science Business Line (SESS-BL). The SESS-BL's fundamental purpose is to support Canada's contribution to the advancement of the scientific knowledge concerning the Sun-Earth system, and the application of this scientific knowledge in a range of policy areas such as weather forecasting, environmental monitoring, climate change, natural disaster management and mitigation, and the protection of private and public infrastructures in space and on Earth. The evaluation covers a five-year period, from April 1, 2012 to March 31, 2017, and examines the SESS-BL's relevance and performance. The evaluation was conducted by PRA Inc., on behalf of the CSA's Audit and Evaluation Directorate, between September 2017 and September 2018.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 10, 2019
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Sun-Earth system, scientific knowledge, weather forecasting, environmental monitoring, climate change, natural disaster management and mitigation
Federal

The mandate of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is "to promote the peaceful use and development of space, to advance the knowledge of space through science and to ensure that space science and technology provide social and economic benefits for Canadians."Footnote 1 Established in March 1989, with a status equivalent to that of a Department of the Government of Canada, the CSA is responsible for the coordination and implementation of space policies and programs, the application and diffusion of space technology, and the promotion of commercial exploitation of space.

The CSA Audit and Evaluation Directorate commissioned the services of Science-Metrix to undertake an Evaluation of CSA's Space Astronomy Missions (SAM) and Planetary Missions (PM) programs as per the Five-Year Departmental Evaluation Plan and in accordance with the 2016 Treasury Board of Canada's Policy on Results.Footnote 2 The evaluation was conducted during the 2017–2018 fiscal year, under the direction of the CSA's Audit and Evaluation Directorate (specifically, the CSA's Evaluation function) and covers the period from 1 April 2011 to 31 March 2016.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 20, 2018
Organization: Canadian Space Agency
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Keywords:  Evaluation of the Space Astronomy Missions and Planetary Missions Programs
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