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ATIPs from A to Z
2 months ago

ATIPs from A to Z

What does it take to publish investigative journalism using access to information and privacy requests?
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FOI Friday: Q&A with Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard

FOI Friday: Q&A with Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard

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To mark Right to Know Day, the Canadian Association of Journalists’ Ottawa chapter and iPolitics are hosting a Q & A with Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard to discuss the federal… Continue Reading FOI Friday: Q&A with Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard

ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform
3 months ago

ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform

The bot developed by Laurent Bastien requests already filed access to information requests from the federal government.
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Using freedom of information to assist whistleblowers and those under duress
10 months ago

Using freedom of information to assist whistleblowers and those under duress

Some of my most challenging and rewarding access to information work has involved filing access requests with the consent of whistleblowers and individuals under tremendous duress.

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FOI Friday with Justin Ling

FOI Friday with Justin Ling

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Join the Canadian Association of Journalists’ Ottawa chapter to learn how to improve your use of the federal Access to Information Act.

Justin Ling has recently returned to freelancing after… Continue Reading FOI Friday with Justin Ling

Federal government gets an F grade in new FOI audit
1 year ago

Federal government gets an F grade in new FOI audit

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Only a quarter of all federal requests included in the audit were returned within the 30 day limit.
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