DWP data strategy

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

DWP had a plan to publish it’s data strategy in 2018: https://www.ukauthority.com/articles/dwp...

This blog describes a data strategy adopted in 2020: https://dataingovernment.blog.gov.uk/202...

This podcast describes the data strategy as having been published: https://dwpdigital.blog.gov.uk/2021/07/0...

Please provide a copy of DWP’s current data strategy.

Yours faithfully,

Owen Stevens

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Dear Owen Stevens,

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 7th
August.

Yours sincerely,

DWP Central FoI Team

Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

I would like to challenge the refusal to release the requested information. Even if it were the case that s.31 is engaged I do not accept that the redacted strategy could not be released.

Yours faithfully,

Owen Stevens

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Dear Owen Stevens,

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 11th
September.

Yours sincerely,

DWP Central FoI Team

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ICO case reference: IC-266510-T9T3