Topic: Open and Accessible Governments. Soon we we will be able to both request information and pay for it on line.
As reported in the Winnepeg Free Press this morning, Canadian Delegates join others from 53 countries in Brasilia on April 17-18 at the Open Government Partnership. They will spell out commitments on making government more open and accountable.
One of the more important pieces of the proposal is a "new directive on open government that will provide guidance to 106 federal departments and agencies on maximizing the availability of online information;".