FIPA Bulletin – June 2013

In this issue:

  • BC Election: It’s time to double down on info rights
  • BC Election Act causes confusion, chills free speech — again
  • Major data security issues bedevil the Federal Government
  • A National ID Card by Stealth?
  • Fighting for a fair deal: FIPA continues to oppose Trans-Pacific Partnership
  • FIPA is hiring! Join the team
  • Access in the Academy: FIPA to launch new ATI/FOI resource for researchers

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FIPA Bulletin – March 2011

In this issue:

  • ‘Open Government’ trend is heating up – Will there be light as well as heat?
  • FIPA to Parliamentary committee: avoid ‘open government’
    models that reduce citizens’ information rights
  • Commissioner investigates so-called “Proactive Disclosure” policies
  • BC Government goes to court again to contest release of full IBM contract
  • FIPA welcomes new Minister for Open Government, asks her to post long-awaited IBM contract online
  • Recent Moves to Share Private Information across Government Agencies a Disturbing Trend
  • FIPA access to gaming funds cut in half
  • FIPA fights in Supreme Court of Canada
  • Attend the FIPA Annual General Meeting

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