Grace-Pépin Access to Information Award accepting nominations

Nominations are now open for the 2013 Grace-Pépin Access to Information Award. First established in September 2010, the annual award recognizes the efforts of an individual or an organization that has made a significant contribution to the promotion of access to information principles. All entries should demonstrate a commitment to transparency, accountability and the public’s right to information held by public institutions.

The nomination deadline for the 2013 award is August 15, 2013.

This year, the award will be presented during the Canadian Right to Know Week, taking place from September 23 to 28.

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