NRCan Organizational Structure

Business Management Division

Natural Resources Canada
Deputy Minister's Office
Lands and Minerals Sector
Business Management Services & Data

Business Management Division

Mandate:
The International Division plays a key role in coordinating the various international initiatives of the Earth Sciences Sector and providing corporate support in managing business and international agreements, management of intellectual property created or licensed by the Department in respect of earth sciences technologies, as well as coordination of the Sector's international activity and travel planning. Our goal is to advance Canadian knowledge and expertise in earth sciences in the international arena in support of the Department's international collaboration initiatives and activities. The International Division is composed of three main business units: International Affairs, Business Management and International Opportunities Services (IOS). These integrated services assist the Division in fulfilling its mandate, especially regarding scientific and technological collaboration, trade and investment, and capacity building at the national and international level.

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