ENVISION5 is the latest released version of ENVISION, with changes to its interface. ENVISION5 has been enhanced with increased functionality, providing more advanced mapping, reporting and display features. With these improved features, ENVISION5 is now more user-friendly and visually appealing. Using the “trade analysis tool”, you can filter your geographies using a map and select the variables you want to analyse! How-to videos are available in the help section of ENVISION. Book a licence here: http://communitydata.ca/envision.
Recently, a draft plan for two years of Open Government was posted with the intention of receiving feedback and suggested improvements. To date, more than 50 deliverables have been completed, such as the launch of open.canada.ca website and publishing mandate letters online. Now, Canada is working on restoring the mandatory long-form census and developing the International Open Data Charter.