UKAN has recently collaborated with CSIRO and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to adapt The Anonymisation Decision-making Framework for the Australian context. One change from the UK book is the substitution of the term ‘de-identification’ for ‘anonymisation’, thus the Australian version is `The De-Identification Decision-Making Framework‘. In addition, the adaptation required revisions due… Read more »
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