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Canada's new vision for Defence

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Canada's Defence Policy ensures that Canada is:

STRONG at home

SECURE in North America.

ENGAGED in the world.

STRONG AT HOME. SECURE IN NORTH AMERICA. ENGAGED IN THE WORLD.

Well-supported, diverse, resilient people and families

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Under Canada's Defence Policy, the Canadian Armed forces will:

ANTICIPATE emerging threats and challenges

ADAPT to changing circumstances

ACT effectively in cooperation with our allies and partners

STRONG AT HOME. SECURE IN NORTH AMERICA. ENGAGED IN THE WORLD.

Investments to Enhance Capability and Capacity

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Canada's Defence Policy puts PEOPLE FIRST.

Overhauls recruiting, training and retention of personnel.

Reflects Canadians ideals of diversity, respect, and inclusion.

Provides military members and their families the care and support they need.

Improves support for members who are ill and injured.

Helps members transition seamlessly to civilian life when the time comes.

STRONG AT HOME. SECURE IN NORTH AMERICA. ENGAGED IN THE WORLD.

Defence innovation

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Canada's Defence Policy INVESTS in a modern military for Canada.

Provides secure, stable, and long-term funding to:

Replace and modernize sea, land and air capabilities.

Invest in space, cyber, and intelligence.

Ensure interoperability with key allies.

Protect Canadians at home and play our part in the world.

STRONG AT HOME. SECURE IN NORTH AMERICA. ENGAGED IN THE WORLD.

Modernizing the business of Defence

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Canada’s Defence Policy encourages INNOVATION.

Promotes leading edge research and development in areas critical to defence.

Partners with industry and academia on promising ideas.

Expands space and cyber capabilities.

STRONG AT HOME. SECURE IN NORTH AMERICA. ENGAGED IN THE WORLD.

Stable, Predictable, Realistic Funding

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Canada’s Defence Policy improves the way we do business

Accelerates procurement approval processes.

Modernizes Defence infrastructure.

Reduces greenhouse gas emissions.

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