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Accession Number PB2013-107539
Title Department of Veterans Affairs Environmental Justice Strategy.
Publication Date Feb 2012
Media Count 8p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) integrates environmental justice into its mission by ensuring that it identifies and addresses programs, policies, and activities with the potential for disproportionately high and adverse human health or environmental effects on all people regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, or income with the respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and policies. VA will continue to encourage and facilitate full and meaningful involvement of affected stakeholders and communities and consultation with tribes. In addition, VA will annually evaluate and report on progress in implementing and maintaining compliance with Executive Order (EO) 12898.
Keywords Compliance
Department of Veterans Affairs
Environmental factors
Ethnic groups
Federal agencies
Government policies
Human health
Implementation
Laws
Regulations
Strategic planning
Veterans(Military personnel)


 
Source Agency Veteran Administration
NTIS Subject Category 70F - Public Administration & Government
74 - Military Sciences
68 - Environmental Pollution & Control
57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
92C - Social Concerns
Corporate Author Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1315
Contract Number N/A

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