Who is responsible for the personal information collected on this Website?
Fair Trade Calgary (FTC), which is a group under the non-for-profit organization Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Calgary, Alberta controls the personal data collected on this Website.
Children’s Privacy - Special Notice to visitors under 18 years old
Fair Trade Calgary does not intentionally collect personal data of persons under 18 years old nor does it target children. If you are under 18 years old, please do not send us your personal information (for example, your name, address and email address). If you are under 18 years old and you wish to ask a question or use this Website in anyway which requires you to submit your personal information please get your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf.
Information collection and use
We collect and use personal information (including name, address, telephone number and email address) in order to:
- respond to queries or requests submitted by you;
- provide information to you on activities planned or carried out by Fair Trade International, Fair Trade Canada, Fair Trade Calgary and Engineers Without Borders;
- process data, information or applications submitted by you;
- reach out to you in order to increase awareness and knowledge on Fair Trade, and activities of Fair Trade Calgary;
- better tailor and improve the features of our communication and activities;
- create engagement activities, events or services that may meet your needs or requests.
As part of the information and services offered to you through our Website, the information you provide to us may be transferred to countries outside of Canada. By way of example, this may happen if our web host or any of the related servers are from time to time located in a country outside of Canada or one of our service providers is located in a country outside of Canada. These countries may not have similar data protection laws to Canada. In addition, if you use our website while you are outside Canada, your information may be transferred outside Canada in the process.
Collection of non-personal information and log file
Our web servers may use log files or automatically collect non-personal information about you to analyze trends, administer our site, track users’ movements on an aggregate basis, and gather demographic information for aggregate use. The log files include things such as Internet Protocol addresses (IP addresses), browser types and versions, Internet service providers (ISPs), referring/exit pages, platform types, date/time stamp, and number of clicks. You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing information effectively on this web site.
We may from time to time supply third parties with this non-personal or aggregated data for uses in connection with this Website.
Our website may store some information (commonly known as a "cookie") on your computer when you look at our website. Our service providers are able to read these cookies for information purposes when you revisit our website.
The type of information collected as a result of a cookie being accepted by you is specific to your PC and includes the IP address, the date and time the PC visited the Website, what parts of our Website were looked at and whether the web pages requested were delivered successfully. This information is anonymous; it represents a computer rather than a person.
The cookie information is used to improve the knowledge of the use of our Website and to ultimately enable us to be able to ascertain whether the Website is operating at an optimal level. This allows us to enhance our web offerings to you and to provide an enjoyable and an innovative online experience.
You can erase or block this information by changing the settings on your computer (please refer to your help screens or manuals). If you do erase or block this information you may not be able to utilise some features of the Website.
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Accuracy of RecordsWe aim to keep our information about you as accurate, complete and up-to-date as necessary for the purpose(s) that it was collected, used, and/or disclosed. We do not routinely update personal information that is submitted through our online contact form. If you would like to review or change the details you have supplied us with, please contact us as set out below.
Security of your personal data
We aim to use reliable service providers with the objective of protecting your privacy from unauthorised access and improper use and will update these measures as new technology becomes available, as appropriate.
Use of your personal information submitted to other websites
We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites even if:
- you accessed the third party website using links from our Website; or
- you linked to our Website from a third party website.
We recommend that you check the policy of each site you visit and contact the owner or operator of such website if you have any concerns or questions.
Submission of others personal information
Notification of changes to our Policy
How you can contact us