Activities Discussion - Action Plan 2.0 Discussions

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Canada's Action Plan on Open Government

Thank you for all your input so far. The Government of Canada has assembled a list of proposed activities for Canada’s Action Plan on Open Government 2.0 based on your suggestions and our own ongoing analysis.

Proposed activities are listed below for your review and feedback.

If you wish to access the summary of what we heard so far during the discussion, please visit the Consultation Summaries section.

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The Government of Canada will develop and launch a new citizen engagement and consultation platform. Through this enhanced platform, Canadians will be able to easily take part in whatever federal consultations interest them.  Social media features will also be built into the design of the new Read more...

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Canadians have told us that they want quick and easy access to the government data they need from coast-to-coast-to-coast, regardless of which government owns the data. Working with provinces, territories and cities, we will work to break down the barriers to open data across Canada. The goal is Read more...

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The Government of Canada will expand the proactive release of information on government activities, programs, policies and services and will work to make government information easier to find and reuse.

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As announced in the 2014 Budget, the government will work with partners in the private sector, academia, and government to establish an Open Data Institute. The Institute will act as hub for Canadian open data initiatives, and will play a key role in encouraging the commercialization of open Read more...

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The Government of Canada will continue to unlock the potential of Open Data for Canadians through a series of innovative and forward-looking projects. Taking advantage of new technologies, the government will prioritize easy access to the data Canadians need.

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The Government of Canada will establish reporting standards on the payments made to governments in Canada and abroad by Canadian companies in the mining, oil, and gas sectors. Extractive companies are often required to make such payments to cover licence fees, rental and entry fees, royalties, Read more...

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The Government of Canada will issue a mandatory policy to all departments and agencies that will require them to release more open data and information. Canadians have told us they want to be able to find, use, and repurpose government data and information. The expanded release of data and Read more...

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