Privacy Policy of codefor.ca

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

    • Access to third party accounts

      • Twitter account access

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Analytics

      • Google Analytics, Wordpress Stats and Facebook Ads conversion tracking

        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data

    • Contacting the User

      • Mailing list or newsletter

        Personal Data: email address, first name and last name

    • Interaction with data collection platforms and other third parties

      • Typeform widget

        Personal Data: city, country, email address, first name, geographic position, language, last name, profession, province and website

    • Managing contacts and sending messages

      • MailChimp

        Personal Data: email address

Further information about Personal Data

    • Technology Testing (GRIT Toronto Program)

      Code for Canada runs programs that enable governments to deliver better digital public services and empower communities to solve civic challenges using technology and design. One such program, Gathering Residents to Improve Technology (GRIT Toronto), is designed to help test technology with its potential users in order to diagnose usability issues and, ultimately, find solutions that will improve the technology. Testing is typically conducted through a series of in-person testing sessions, with proctors guiding the participants through a series of evaluation questions and scenarios in order to identify usability issues. Test participants are recruited on Code for Canada’s website. Testing sessions are scheduled and coordinated via email.

      The personal information collected is based on the specific purpose for the test and may include contact information, basic demographics, and sensitive data such as ethnicity, newcomer status, and others). Users will be provided with information about the purpose for collection and be given meaningful choices about what data they would like to share.

      Note: please also check out the Managing contacts and sending messages section of our Privacy Policy.
      Place of processing: Personal information will be processed in Canada and the United States. As such, it will be subject to the laws of those jurisdictions.

Contact information

    • Owner and Data Controller

      Code for Canada

      Owner contact email: luke@urbandigital.ca