As we moved online during COVID, levels of technology-facilitated gender-based violence sky-rocketed, contributing to what the United Nations has dubbed the 'shadow pandemic' of gender-based violence.
The recent budget announcement provides a fruitful opportunity to start a public discussion about a data commissioner regarding their duties, possible relationship with other agencies, and potential priority areas.
If the federal government does not lead on the issue, others will step in, risking a hodge-podge of provincial privacy rules, increasing costs for business, discouraging investment, and leaving consumers uncertain.
Plus, the Senate has suspended committee meetings for a third week until at least May 11.
Freedom and democracy, the rule of law, and justice are core values of Canada. We are proud to be allies and partners of Canada on the international scene.
Connectivity is a double-edged sword, and connected youth incur significant costs with respect to privacy.
'There are clear, glaring gaps in coverage and standards for transgender health care in Canada,' says Conservative health critic Michelle Rempel Garner.