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Guest post: Taking personal information seriously Russell Burnard - Government Chief Privacy Officer
20 April 2015

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Every day New Zealanders hand over their personal information to government departments in exchange for a range of services, from benefits to drivers’ licences. From the citizen’s perspective, these transactions are based on trust that their information will be handled safely and securely.

Guest post: Leading privacy across the state sector Russell Burnard - Government Chief Privacy Officer
4 December 2014

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Over the past few months, I have visited over 40 government agencies to talk about privacy. In many cases I’ve been impressed by the depth of knowledge that exists across the sector on this topic, although there is still much work to be done.