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Home Affairs spent $92 million on failed visa platform outsourcing – Strategy- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The Department of Home Affairs spent almost $92 million on the government’s controversial billion-dollar visa processing platform outsourcing before the plan was dumped in March. The department revealed the final cost of the failed project in recent answers to questions on notice from senate estimates. It said a total of $92 million – which is […]

Tribal affairs ministry partners Facebook India to skill 5,000 youth- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article The Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Facebook India has launched a new initiative to digitally skill 5,000 tribal youth in the country. Called GOAL (Going Online As Leaders) programme, the initiative aims to enable scheduled tribe youth (called mentees in the programme) in remote areas use digital platforms for sharing their aspirations, dreams […]

Tribal affairs ministry partners Facebook India to skill 5,000 youth- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article The Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Facebook India has launched a new initiative to digitally skill 5,000 tribal youth in the country. Called GOAL (Going Online As Leaders) programme, the initiative aims to enable scheduled tribe youth (called mentees in the programme) in remote areas use digital platforms for sharing their aspirations, dreams […]

Home Affairs led early contact tracing app work at DTA’s request – Strategy – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Initial development work for the government’s contract tracing app was undertaken by the Department of Home Affairs at the request of the Digital Transformation Agency, a senate inquiry has heard. Home Affairs secretary Mike Pezzullo told the inquiry probing the government’s COVID-19 response that the DTA had asked the department to assist with the early […]

Home Affairs reshuffles tech group due to COVID-19 – Strategy- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The Department of Home Affairs has reshuffled its technology and major capability group and appointed a new interim chief information officer in response to the coronavirus pandemic.  The temporary shakeup within the super-agency occurred in March after Prime Minister Scott Morrison activated the Tempemail Coordination Mechanism (NCM) in response to COVID-19. The NCM is responsible […]

Home affairs data breach may have exposed personal details of 700,000 migrants | Data protection – Blog – Emails

Privacy experts have blasted the home affairs department for a data breach revealing the personal details of 774,000 migrants and people aspiring to migrate to Australia, including partial names and the outcome of applications. At a time the federal government is asking Australians to trust the security of data collected by its Covid-Safe contact tracing […]