Open Government

How Open Government can bring life-changing information to women

March 27, 2018 - 7:33 PM

Working in the open is important to me as an Open Government Advisor for the Government of Canada. Beyond my work to share Open Science progress, I also want to share with Canadians my experience on a theme that that is all about sharing: women lack access to information.

Help us make government more open

March 14, 2018 - 2:17 PM

We make better decisions when more Canadians are involved in shaping them. In that spirit, since last fall, the government has been welcoming your ideas for our commitments in Canada’s 4th plan on Open Government for 2018-2020. The clock is ticking: we need your ideas by March 25.

My take on Open Science

March 14, 2018 - 11:52 AM

As Canada’s Chief Science Advisor, one of my key mandate objectives is to help make government science fully available to the public.

We’re changing, but hopefully you won’t even notice

January 31, 2018 - 6:46 PM

Digital service are never fully “completed,” (iterative development for the win!) and open.canada.ca is no exception. This week, we are excited to say that we’ve made a foundational investment to support future responsiveness by migrating the infrastructure of open.canada.ca to cloud hosting and upgrading to Drupal 8. Ideally, you didn’t even notice.