Privacy Policy

This privacy policy outlines the practices for It applies solely to information collected by this website and will inform you of the following:


  • The type of personally identifiable information collected from you through the website, its use, and with whom it may be shared.
  • Your options regarding the use of your data.
  • The security measures in place to protect against the misuse of your information.
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.


Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

The First Nations Centre of Excellence for Economic Development (FNCOE) is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone. We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

If you opt-in to receive emails from FNCOE, we may contact you in the future about updates, new projects, or changes to this privacy policy.


What Personal Information Do We Collect?

FNCOE collects personal information that is reasonable for fulfilling the purposes identified by us. This includes information directly related to our initiatives and services and is not shared with outside parties unless required for those purposes.


Why Do We Collect Personal Information?

  • To respond to inquiries or requests;
  • To keep website visitors informed about relevant projects and updates;
  • To understand the needs and preferences of our audience;
  • To optimize and manage the FNCOE website.


Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.



We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.



We use “cookies” on this site to enhance your access and identify repeat visitors. Cookies can enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is not linked to any personally identifiable information.



This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.


Surveys & Contests

Occasionally, our site requests information via surveys or contests. Participation is voluntary, and you may choose whether to participate and disclose this information. Information requested may include contact and demographic information. Contact information will be used to notify winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used to improve the use and satisfaction of this site.


Complaint Process

Complaints can be submitted via the website’s contact form or by calling our office. Complaints should clearly state the issue and include contact details. FNCOE will acknowledge, investigate, and respond to the complaint, detailing any actions taken.


Changes to This Privacy Policy

FNCOE reserves the right to update this policy to reflect changes in our practices or relevant laws. Any changes will be posted on this page. We encourage you to review this policy periodically to ensure you are informed of how we protect your information.