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Statistics Canada is holding a series of digital conferences, titled Canada 4.0 - society, the economy and the digital transformati
09/05/2019
ClimateData.ca provides free access to climate-related data for a variety of variables at locations all across Canada. From the website:
07/10/2019
Statistics Canada is holding a series of digital conferences, titled Canada 4.0 - society, the economy and the digital transformati
06/12/2019
Statistics Canada is offering four free upcoming online learning sessions. Advanced registration is required. As spaces are limited, please register early! The Consumer Price Index – Launch of the new data visualization tool and recent changes to the program
05/22/2019
The Globe & Mail has released another article from its Data Gap series, this time on six data gaps readers have encountered.
05/07/2019
New statistical measures for the digital age Advancements in technology and the Internet have fundamentally changed how people and businesses interact and how they produce, distribute and consume goods and services.
05/06/2019
Check out this episode of The Agenda on TVO focusing on the dearth of data in Canada.
04/23/2019
On April 16, 2019, Statistics Canada will be hosting a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) to discuss the results of the 2018 Annual Review of the Labour Market, as well as national trends in labour statistics and key provincial and industrial sector changes.   Join and ask your questions to Sta
04/15/2019
Statistics Canada has 4 free upcoming online learning webinars! Advanced registration is required. As spaces are limited, please register early!
04/12/2019
Statistics Canada is conducting a public consultation on the 2021 Census of Population from January 15 to March 31, 2019. We encourage you to participate in this online consultation and forward information about the consultation to other census data users.
02/13/2019
30 Years in 60 Minutes: The Story of Quebec’s Social Economy February 19  |  12:00pm - 1:00pm Eastern Time
02/08/2019
Ontario's Government is working for the People by seeking public input for a provincial strategy that will help Ontarians and businesses benefit directly from the data economy, while being confident that their privacy is protected.
02/06/2019
From the Globe and Mail - When it comes to basic data about its own citizens – from divorce rates to driving patterns to labour trends – Canada simply doesn’t have the answers. If information is power, this country has a big problem. Some captions from the in-depth report:
01/27/2019
2019 marks CCEDNet’s 20th anniversary, but the movement for fair and inclusive economies stretches back much further...
01/23/2019
January 16 at 3 pm EST/12 pm PST//7 am on 1/17 AEDT
01/15/2019
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development is is seeking members to fill the planned establishment of a National Advisory Council on Poverty (hereinafter referred to as “the Advisory Council”) to advise the Minister of Families, Children and Social Deve
01/13/2019
Recently, the CDP hosted a webinar with the Canadian Housing Statistics Program (CHSP), a program based on administrative data. With some new 2018 data, their StatCan daily release includes the following information:
01/03/2019
 YouthfulCities has launched their first-ever YouthfulCities
12/08/2018
The Canadian Index of Child and Youth Well-Being is a framework to communicate to Canadians what Canada is like for kids from birth to age 18, track progress for their rights and well-being, and a guide action to address the greatest challenges.  The Index contains:
11/29/2018
Open Government needs your help! This year the Government of Canada assumed the role of co-chair of the Open Government Partnership (OGP). As part of its role, Canada will be hosting the OGP Global Summit in May 2019.
11/26/2018
CIHI’s Measuring Health Inequalities: A Toolkit NEW! Why is information on health inequalities so important? Because it can help improve health and health care service delivery for all Canadians.
11/19/2018
There is controversy over Statistics Canada’s plan to obtain personal banking records - exposing a growing concern over the reliability of the data currently produced by Canada’s statistics agency.
11/05/2018