Updated on August 8th 2023
Who operates institutkenauk.org?
The website is operated by the Kenauk Institute, a non-profit organization with a mission to support, coordinate and supervise scientific research, involve local schools in environmental education, and connect Kenauk with the broader community.
The www.institutkenauk.org website is published in Quebec, Canada. A user’s personal information is protected under Quebec and Canadian laws. For information on your rights, visit the Commission d’accès à l’information du Québec and the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada websites.
Use of personal information:
We collect personal information to provide our services to you, to obtain analytics about your use of our services, or to conduct marketing activities. Bill 25 identifies personal information as any information that concerns a person and allows that person to be identified directly or indirectly. This includes information such as name, surname, email address, etc. that you provide by filling in forms or requests with our company.
Also, this website collects personal data to power our site analytics, including: information about your browser, network, and device; web pages you visited prior to coming to this website and your IP address. This information may also include details about your use of this website, including: clicks ; internal links ; pages visited ; scrolling ; searches ; timestamps. We share this information with our website analytics provider, WordPress, to learn about site traffic and activity. The data collected is used to run this website, and to protect and improve its platform and services. The data is analyzed in a de-personalized form. Our company takes rigorous measures in accordance with Law 25 to protect and secure your personal data, while ensuring its responsible use. Some examples include restricting access, firewalls, storage with built-in data protection, etc.
With whom do we communicate the personal information collected and why?
Please be aware that we do not sell or share your personal information to data brokers. However, in order to provide a quality service, to carry out marketing activities, and for any other purposes permitted or required by applicable law, we communicate your information to third parties so that they can provide the services that we ask them. These third parties may also collect your personal information on our behalf and share it with us for the same purposes, where applicable. Below, find the suppliers as well as the explanations associated with their use:
WordPress | to analyze your use of our platforms and to help us improve their functionalities as well as to process requests through online forms (click here to access the WordPress privacy statement);
All personal information held or collected is protected under Act 25, protecting personal information.
These analytics and performance cookies are used on this website, only when you acknowledge our cookie banner. This website uses analytics and performance cookies to view site traffic, activity, and other data.
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Consent to receive emails and other communications:
When you subscribe to our company’s newsletter, you consent to receive communications by email for marketing purposes. By providing us with your email address, you agree to receive these communications periodically. At any time, you can use the unsubscribe option at the bottom of every email or mailing from the Kenauk Institute. If you continue to receive emails despite unsubscribing, please contact us.
Verification, comments, or complaints
As a user, you have the right to see, rectify or ask that the personal information associated with you be deleted. Other rights include the rights of de-indexation, re-indexation, cessation of diffusion and data mobility. If you have any concerns or questions regarding respect of your privacy or protection of your personal information, please contact the Kenauk Institute.
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