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Found 10 records similar to 2022 Reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development—Report 7—Protecting Aquatic Species at Risk

Federal

This audit assessed the contribution of Environment and Climate Change Canada, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and Parks Canada to meeting the target of species at risk under the Healthy Wildlife Populations goal in the 2019 to 2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy, and the related United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal 15: Life on land, as applicable to each entity.

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, Endangered species, Wildlife management, Nature conservation, Performance indicators, Performance assessment
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

The purpose of this annual report is to inform Parliament and Canadians about the number, nature, and status of environmental petitions and responses received from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021, as required by section 23 of the Auditor General Act.

Last Updated: Dec. 15, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 25, 2021
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Accountability, Citizen participation, Complaints, Environmental protection, Sustainable development
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 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 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 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 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
Federal

This audit focused on whether Infrastructure Canada designed and implemented a Climate Lens approach to designated projects under selected funding programs, and whether investments under these programs contributed to more resilient, less carbon-intensive, and inclusive infrastructure investments.

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, Sustainable development, Infrastructures, Program development, Program delivery, Program review
Federal

This audit focused on whether Environment and Climate Change Canada and Natural Resources Canada comprehensively assessed the role that hydrogen should play as a pathway to reach Canada’s climate commitments.

Last Updated: May 6, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 26, 2022
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Reports, Alternative energy, Alternative fuels, Electricity, Transformation, Greenhouse gases, Modelling, Program management
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