Articles By Toban Morrison

Procurement for Public Servants 101

Procurement for Public Servants 101

For most public servants involved in purchasing and procurement , the springtime is traditionally silly-season. It's a time for frantic...

May 6th, 2007 Toban Morrison
PWGSC defends Secure Channel

PWGSC defends Secure Channel

Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) has yet to respond to some of the Secure Channel criticism reported in...

April 17th, 2007 Toban Morrison
10 tips for vacationing public servants

10 tips for vacationing public servants

Update: The U.S. government announced Thursday February 22, 2007 that children are exempt from the new passport law, which requires...

February 8th, 2007 Toban Morrison
Peter Harder, DFAIT deputy minister quits

Peter Harder, DFAIT deputy minister quits

Peter Harder, the deputy minister at the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT), has resigned.His departure letter was...

January 30th, 2007 Toban Morrison
Flaherty in Ottawa discussing the 3 Es and ATM fees

Flaherty in Ottawa discussing the 3 Es and ATM fees

MPs were trickling back into Ottawa last week for the next Parliamentary session set to resume on Monday. The Conservative...

January 29th, 2007 Toban Morrison
CSIS denies U.S. warning on spy currency, warning then retracted

CSIS denies U.S. warning on spy currency, warning then retracted

It has been a week since U.S. officials claimed they found spy technology in Canadian currency, while CSIS is continuing...

January 16th, 2007 Toban Morrison
CATSA pumps $40 million into biometric tech

CATSA pumps $40 million into biometric tech

Hot Wire is a regular InterGovWorld.com feature that takes a closer look at in-the-news government departments and agencies at all...

December 10th, 2006 Toban Morrison
InterGovWorld Remembers

InterGovWorld Remembers

To commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WWII, 2005 was officially called "The Year of the Veteran".Activities and...

November 5th, 2006 Toban Morrison
Ontario Ministry hot for automating processes

Ontario Ministry hot for automating processes

The Ontario Ministry of Environment (OME) hopes to alleviate the high demand of Freedom of Information (FOI) requests with the...

October 5th, 2006 Toban Morrison