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'We believe in data-driven decisions', says Wheatley

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Dr Andrew Wheatley, says Government data is being made available to citizens in order to enable them to have an input in decisions impacting the country.

“We believe in data-driven decisions and as such, we want to ensure that we engage our citizens in such a way that they can assist the Government in making informed decisions,” he said.

He was addressing the closing ceremony for a three-day Open Data Literacy Boot Camp at the Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM), University of the West Indies on Wednesday.

Read the full article online in The Observer