FIPA Bulletin – March 2013

In this issue:

  • Election Act gag law forces charter challenge
  • Victoria police come around to privacy — sort of
  • Annual General Meeting
  • Bad Id(ea) as Provincial Government charges ahead with a new ID card, serious privacy concerns remain
  • Oral culture at top levels of government grows under ‘Open Government Premier’
  • Feds kill online spying bill, but spirit of surveillance lives on
  • Election preview: focus on info rights
  • Event Recap: Privacy Skills Breakfast

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FIPA Bulletin – December 2012

In this issue:

  • Big Wins, New Challenges: 2012 in Transparency
  • A new year means new ways to support FIPA
  • Privacy advocates raise red flags over C-12 surveillance measures
  • New parliamentary study tackles big data, social media, and privacy
  • Information Commissioner looks to overhaul Access to Information Act
  • BC Commish tries to limit license plate surveillance system
  • FIPA joins coalition against secretive trade deal
  • Upcoming event: Protecting Consitituent Privacy – Where to Start?

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