Privacy Policy

The domain name www.biggerthanourborders.ca (.com and .org) belongs to the Canadian Council for International Co-operation (henceforth referred to as CCIC).

This privacy policy applies to the operations of CCIC in relation to the Bigger than our Borders campaign. CCIC is committed to respecting the privacy and confidentiality of personnel, board members, members, donors and supporters of its activities in relation to the Bigger than our Borders campaign. Accordingly, CCIC will ensure that personal information is protected as confidential and private, and will ensure that such information is used appropriately.

Our postal address is:
39 McArthur Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario
K1L 8L7
Telephone: (613) 241-7007
Fax: (613) 241-5302

This Privacy Policy fully discloses and describes the personal user information we gather, and what we do with it.

Your use of CCIC Internet sites or any of the services offered therein is subject to the following privacy policy. Your use of our websites constitutes your acceptance of these terms.

  • CCIC does not disclose, sell, resell, lease, or license your personal data, such as your name, phone number or email address, to any third-party web sites, without your consent.
  • You have the option of submitting personal contact data in the course of accessing our site. These contact details are stored in our secure datacenter so that we may respond to any requests made by you. Persons who supply us with their telephone number(s) and email address(es) on-line will only receive contact from us with information regarding matters relating to Canadian Aid, Humanitarian Assistance and International Development.
  • The personal information you provide to us through the Bigger than our Borders website will not be transferred or sold to any third parties without your consent and will be used solely for the purposes for which it was requested. We may send follow-up emails to the same email address regarding your interest in Canadian Aid, Humanitarian Assistance and International Development.
  • The information that we collect from you, such as registration or any other personally identifiable information is stored in a secure data centre. We use industry-standard encryption technologies to receive sensitive data submitted by you on our site.
  • CCIC.ca and BiggerThanOurBorders.ca websites may provide hyperlinks to other locations or websites on the Internet outside CCIC. These hyperlinks lead to websites published and/or operated by third parties. These third parties may be members of CCIC, or may be entirely unaffiliated with and/or in any way related to CCIC. These hyperlinks have been included in our website to enhance your user experience, and are presented for information purposes only. We endeavor to provide hyperlinks to reputable websites and sources of information for your convenience. We are not in any way responsible for the content of any externally linked website or webpage. You use or follow these links at your own risk and we are not responsible for any damages or losses incurred or suffered by you arising out of, or in connection with, your use of the hyperlink.
  • Further information on privacy and individual rights in regard to personal information may be found on the website of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated user policy, you may contact us.