Right to Know

  • Becoming a Leader in Access and Privacy

    On September 25, 2013, the Commissioner made a speech at the Sunshine Summit asking the question, "Who's defending your right to know?"

  • Our Right to Know What Governments Know About Us Op-Ed

    On September 28, 2016, the Commissioner submitted an op-ed to the Edmonton Journal and Calgary Herald for Right to Know Day, or the International Day for Universal Access to Information, to speak to importance of the right of access to personal information. "So, as we celebrate access to information this year, let’s remind ourselves that it’s not just about exposing secrets or advancing private interests. We are recognizing our right to know what governments know about us."