For Public Entities
The Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner (PIDC) has a number of responsibilities in respect of public entities. The PIDC is responsible to review and comment on disclosure procedures developed by public entities to ensure these procedures are fair and confidential. The PIDC is also responsible to notify public entities upon receiving a disclosure of wrongdoing or complaint of reprisal and to work with these public entities to correct wrongdoings and protect employees from reprisal.
COVID-19 prompts change to way complaints are received by Office of Yukon Ombudsman, Information and Privacy Commissioner and Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner
To support efforts to implement “social distancing” and for the protection of her staff and the public, Diane McLeod-McKay is limiting personal contact by accepting complaints and enquiries by phone and email rather than in-person, for now.View Post
Actions being taken by Yukon Ombudsman, Information and Privacy Commissioner and Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner in response to COVID-19 - Updated March 18 2020
The Yukon Ombudsman, Information and Privacy Commissioner and Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner is taking a number of steps to respond to evolving circumstances related to COVID-19.View Post
Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner pleased with initial government response to group home report
The Yukon Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner is pleased that Health and Social Services has accepted all recommendations and observations in her Special Investigation Report, Allegations of Wrongdoing in the Delivery of Group Home Care.View Post