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The purpose of the national Indigenous Courtwork (ICW) Program evaluation is to examine the relevance, effectiveness and efficiency of the Program, in accordance with the Treasury Board 2016 Policy on Results. The ICW Program has been evaluated three times in the past ten years.

Last Updated: Sep. 25, 2020
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2018
Organization: Department of Justice Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Assessment, Indigenous Peoples, Justice system, Courts
Federal

The audit examined the relevant processes and controls for High Performance Computing related to decision-making, capacity planning and client engagement. This audit was undertaken to provide assurance that processes are in place and aligned to SSC’s mandate, government priorities and client needs for the strategic delivery and management of High Performance Computing services.

Last Updated: Sep. 25, 2020
Date Published: May 21, 2019
Organization: Shared Services Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Audit, High Performance Computing
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This document describes our department’s plan to complete activities and deliverables aligned to the requirements of the Directive on Open Government, in order to achieve full compliance by the October 2019 implementation deadline.

Last Updated: Mar. 8, 2017
Date Published: Oct. 30, 2015
Organization: Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
Formats: DOCX HTML
Keywords:  OGIP, Open Government Implementation Plan, Directive on Open Government, Strategic Plan, TBS, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
Federal

Our objective for this audit was to determine whether the systems and practices we selected for examination at the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation were providing it with reasonable assurance that its assets were safeguarded and controlled, its resources were managed economically and efficiently, and its operations were carried out effectively, as required by section 138 of the Financial Administration Act.

Last Updated: Dec. 10, 2020
Date Published: Nov. 30, 2020
Organization: Office of the Auditor General of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Audit, Crown Corporation, Financial management, Governance, Human resources, Insurance, Operations, Reports, Risk management
Federal

The Values and Ethics Code for the Public Sector (VECPS) came into effect in April 2012 as an overarching guide for employees, to help clarify the role and expected behaviours of public servants, and outlines the fundamental values of the public sector of Canada. The VECPS was developed in consultation with public servants, public sector organizations and bargaining agents. The Code applies to the entire public sector, including departments, crown corporations and separate agencies. Based on the VECPS and in accordance with Section 6 of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act (PSDPA), Shared Services Canada (SSC) has developed its own Organizational Code (The Code) to provide guidance on ethical behaviour and decision-making in the context of day to day operations at SSC.

Last Updated: Jan. 1, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 31, 2017
Organization: Shared Services Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Organizational code, The Values and Ethics Code for the Public Sector (VECPS), The Code, SSC Code, Ethical Behavior, Decision-making, Values
Federal

This Research in Brief is based on publicly available data from a number of Justice Canada, Canadian government (federal and provincial/territorial), academic and community organization studies and publications released from 2009 to 2018, as well as information from various media sources. Preliminary findings from a Justice Canada study are also presented.

Last Updated: Sep. 25, 2020
Date Published: Dec. 17, 2018
Organization: Department of Justice Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Department of Justice, Bail, Justice System, Reform, Research
Federal

The Minister of Justice prepares a "Charter Statement" to help inform public and Parliamentary debate on a government bill. One of the Minister of Justice's most important responsibilities is to examine legislation for consistency with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms ["the Charter"]. By tabling a Charter Statement, the Minister is sharing some of the key considerations that informed the review of a bill for consistency with the Charter. A Statement identifies Charter rights and freedoms that may potentially be engaged by a bill and provides a brief explanation of the nature of any engagement, in light of the measures being proposed.

Last Updated: Sep. 25, 2020
Date Published: Jun. 20, 2017
Organization: Department of Justice Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Department of Justice, Access to Information, Canada's System of Justice, Justice Canada Publications, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Charter Statements
Federal

Statistics Canada has developed a Web Data Service that provides access to data and metadata that we release each business day. This is a good option for users who want to consume a discrete amount of data points updates to Statistics Canada data.

To obtain information on how to use and consume our Web Data Service, please read the Web Data Service User Guide.

Last Updated: Mar. 11, 2021
Date Published: Jun. 1, 2018
Organization: Statistics Canada
Formats: JSON HTML
Keywords:  API, WDS, Application Programmer Interface, REST, JSON
Federal

Based on the VECPS and in accordance with Section 6 of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act, SSC developed its own Organizational Code in June 2013 to provide guidance on ethical behaviour and decision-making in the context of SSC's day-to-day operations. Adherence to both the VECPS and to SSC's Organizational Code is a condition of employment. The values and expected behaviours outlined in SSC's Organizational Code are intended to promote ethical decision-making and behaviour, and guide employees in the performance of their duties. The SSC Organizational Code also recognizes the unique role SSC plays in activities related to procurement, hospitality, gifts, and information security.

Last Updated: Jan. 1, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 18, 2017
Organization: Shared Services Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Directive, Ethical Behaviour, The Values and Ethics Code of the Public Sector (VECPS), The Organizational Code, values
Federal

The Minister of Justice prepares a "Charter Statement" to help inform public and Parliamentary debate on a government bill. One of the Minister of Justice's most important responsibilities is to examine legislation for consistency with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms ["the Charter"]. By tabling a Charter Statement, the Minister is sharing some of the key considerations that informed the review of a bill for consistency with the Charter. A Statement identifies Charter rights and freedoms that may potentially be engaged by a bill and provides a brief explanation of the nature of any engagement, in light of the measures being proposed.

Last Updated: Sep. 25, 2020
Date Published: Sep. 20, 2017
Organization: Department of Justice Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Department of Justice, Access to Information, Canada's System of Justice, Justice Canada Publications, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Charter Statements
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