Information Archived on the Web
Information identified as archived on the Web is for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It has not been altered or updated after the date of archiving. Web pages that are archived on the Web are not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards. As per the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada, you can request alternate formats. Please "contact us" to request a format other than those available.
Report on Plans and Priorities 2011-2012
Electronic Layer of Reporting
Elements of NRCan's Sustainable Development Strategy
2. Departmental Decision-making and Sustainable Development
- Managing Sustainable Development
- Strategic Environmental Assessment Planned Highlights and Commitments
3. Elaboration on Departmental Activities That Contribute to the Goals and Targets under Federal Sustainable Development Strategy (FSDS) Themes I-III.
The following are the Federal Sustainable Development Strategy Themes and Targets for which NRCan makes a significant contribution. By following the link for each FSDS Target, you can find out what FSDS implementation strategies NRCan contributes to under each target. Further links will take to you to information about departmental activities related to those Implementation Strategies.
FSDS Theme I - Adressing Climate Change and Air Quality
|Goal 1 - Climate Change||Target 1.1 - Climate Change Mitigation|
|Goal 2 - Air Pollution||Target 2.1 - Air Pollutants|
|Target 2.3 - Chemicals Management|
|FSDS Theme II - Maintaining Water Quality and Availability|
|Goal 3 - Water Quality||Target 3.1 - Fresh Water Quality|
|Goal 4 - Water Availability||Target 4.1 - Water Availability|
|FSDS Theme III - Protecting Nature|
|Goal 6 - Ecosystem Habitat Conservation and Protection||Target 6.2 - Terrestrial Ecosystem and Habitat|
|Target 6.3 - Marine Ecosystems|
|Target 6.4 - Managing Threats to Ecosystems|
|Goal 7 - Biological Resources||Target 7.3 - Sustainable Forest Management|
5. FSDS Theme IV - Reducing the Environmental Footprint - Beginning With Government
Goal 8 - Greening Government Operations - Minimize the environmental footprint of government operations
|Greening Government Operations RPP Supplementary Table|
Other elements of NRCan's Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy can be found in the Report on Plans and Priorities 2011-2012 (Print Layer)
To read Adobe Acrobat® files, you will need to download and install the free Acrobat Reader® software available from Adobe Systems Incorporated.