From: John Jacobson
Dear Victoria University of Wellington,
The Democracy Project (https://democracyproject.nz/about/) says it is "university-based but independently run by Dr Bryce Edwards, with help from independent researchers".
(a) a copy of any proposal documents held by the university leading to the establishment of the project,
(b) a copy of all correspondence relating to the proposal, any information held about negotiations in relation to the proposal, and the information held about acceptance of the final proposal,
(c) any information relating to the costs incurred by the university, including hosting, insurance, etc, and
(d) a copy of any contracts that may exist in relation to the project.
From: OIA Requests
Victoria University of Wellington
Kia ora John
Official information request for information relating to the proposal of the Democracy Project and costs incurred for hosting the project
I am writing to acknowledge receipt of your official information request dated 15 July 2020.
We received your request on 15 July 2020. We will endeavour to respond to your request as soon as possible and in any event no later than 12 August 2020, being 20 working days after the day your request was received. If we are unable to respond to your request by then, we will notify you of an extension of that timeframe.
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Ngâ mihi nui
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