“It will also help women to instigate freedom-of-information requests with state and federal governments."A worthy new service, I'm sure, but as South Australia is an FOI reform black hole there's plenty of room there for government initiative.
Monday, May 09, 2011
Gender differences and use of Freedom of Information laws?
Has anyone ever seen research on this topic? Are women applicants under-represented?
Prompted by this announcement by South Australian Status for Women Minister Gail Gago that the state's Women's Information Service would have a new facility to enable women to make complaints to the Commonwealth and SA ombudsmen. And: