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Data Transparency and Accountability: Covid 19

Inquiry

The Covid 19 pandemic has highlighted how important data is to Government for decision making, and the significance of data transparency for the public and Parliament in holding Government to account.

This inquiry will focus on decision making and transparency in response to Covid 19, using this as a case study to draw out recommendations that can be applied more broadly.

Read the call for evidence for more detail about the inquiry

Reports and government responses

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Oral evidence transcripts

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19 January 2021
Inquiry Data Transparency and Accountability: Covid 19
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
OralEvidence
16 December 2020
Inquiry Data Transparency and Accountability: Covid 19
Witnesses Emma McClarkin (Chief Executive Officer at British Beer and Pub Association), Julian Bird (Chief Executive Officer at Society of London Theatre and UK Theatre), Bill Sweeney (Chief Executive Officer at Rugby Football Union), and Andrew Goodacre (Chief Executive Officer at British Independent Retailers Association)
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
OralEvidence
24 November 2020
Inquiry Data Transparency and Accountability: Covid 19
Witnesses Will Moy (Chief Executive, Full Fact), Prof Sylvia Richardson CBE (President Elect, Royal Statistical Society), Prof Sir David John Spiegelhalter OBE FRS (Winton Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk, University of Cambridge), and Dr Ben Worthy (Department of Politics, Birkbeck, University of London)
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
OralEvidence
Data Transparency and Accountability: Covid 19
Witnesses The Royal Society
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
WrittenEvidence
Data Transparency and Accountability: Covid 19
Witnesses Full Fact, and Full Fact
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
WrittenEvidence
Data Transparency and Accountability: Covid 19
Witnesses The Association of Directors of Public Health
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
WrittenEvidence