Indigenous data sovereignty is key for self determination and self-governance. So what are the benefits, limitations, and contradictions of First Nations geospatial data when discussing open government and open data?

Firelight wrote the following research report examining how, or if, the Government of Canada can observe OCAPĀ® (Ownership, Access, Control, and Possession) principles while disseminating First Nations’ geospatial data under Open Government Licence-Canada.

Read the full report here! bit.ly/2VOw903

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