2015-2016 Departmental Performance Report: Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy

Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy

Target 7.2: Green Procurement
As of April 1, 2014, the Government of Canada will continue to take action to embed environmental considerations into public procurement, in accordance with the federal Policy on Green Procurement.
Scope and Context
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) procured approximately one million dollars in goods and services in fiscal year 2015-2016. The Agency is focusing its green procurement efforts on its three most commonly acquired goods: office supplies, information technology equipment and leases of multifunction units.
Performance Measurement
Expected result
Environmentally responsible acquisition, use and disposal of goods and services.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Departmental approach to further the implementation of the Policy on Green Procurement in place as of April 1, 2014. Yes
March 31, 2014
Number and percentage of procurement and/or materiel management specialists who completed the Canada School of Public Service Green Procurement course (C215) or equivalent, in fiscal year 2015–16. 0
0 %
Number and percentage of managers and functional heads of procurement and materiel whose performance evaluation includes support and contribution toward green procurement, in fiscal year 2015–16. 0
0 %
Departmental green procurement target
Maintain or exceed the use of consolidated green procurement instruments provided by Public Works and Government Services Canada's acquisitions branch for 95% of information technology (IT) hardware equipment purchases made by the Agency.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Total volume of IT hardware acquisitions against volume of green vehicles used -- baseline 95%. 100 %
Departmental green procurement target
95 % of faxes, scanners, copiers and printers procured by the Agency have environmental features.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Total number of units possessing environmental features against total number of units - baseline 67%. 100 %
Departmental green procurement target
Ensure 95% of functional specialists and acquisition cardholders at the Agency have received green procurement training.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Combined total of functional specialists and acquisition cardholders against total of those who have received green procurement training to date. 100 %
(2 cardholders completed training in FY 2015-16)
Implementation strategy element or best practice Performance level achieved
7.2.1.5. Leverage common use procurement instruments where available and feasible. Achieved
Best Practice
7.2.3. Train acquisition cardholders on green procurement.
Achieved
Best Practice
7.2.4. Increase awareness of the Policy on Green Procurement among managers.
Achieved
7. Strategic Environmental Assessment
During the 2015–16 reporting cycle, the Agency considered the environmental effects of initiatives subject to the Cabinet Directive on Environmental Assessment of Policy, Plan and Program Proposals as part of its decision-making processes. No important environmental effects either negative or positive were identified as a result of these proposed initiatives.
Report a problem or mistake on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: