News tagged: Access to information
“We, the signatories of this statement, call on governments, businesses, and research institutions around the world to document their decisions and transactions now and for the future.”
News May 4, 2020
Theme: Unresolved: Balancing Access and Privacy in the Digital Age
News October 11, 2017
Right to Know Week will be celebrated across Canada the week of September 25 to October 1.
News September 17, 2017
Nominations will be accepted until September 5, 2017.
News July 20, 2017
British Columbia will become the first Canadian province to legislate a duty to document, Finance Minister Michael de Jong announced today.
News March 8, 2017
From March 21-23, 2017, over 200 Canadian and international experts and advocates in the fields of access to information, open government, and government transparency, will gather in Ottawa.
News February 17, 2017
The Government of Saskatchewan is taking steps to improve access to information and protection of privacy in the province.
News June 13, 2016
The Government of British Columbia announced yesterday that it would start proactively releasing several categories of records regularly requested through Freedom of Information (FOI) requests.
News May 10, 2016
The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) has named Jayme Poisson of the Toronto Star as the recipient of the Greg Clark Award. She will use the stipend to better understand the access to information process.
News April 13, 2016
Access and privacy regulators call on governments to respect rights in information sharing initiatives
Canada’s Information and Privacy Commissioners and Ombudspersons have called on all levels of government to protect and promote privacy and access to information rights when embarking on information sharing initiatives aimed at improving government services.
News January 25, 2016