Information about our use of cookies

Our community site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site and allows us to improve our site. By continuing to use this site you agree that we may store and access cookies on your device.

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We use the following cookies on our site:

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They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

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These are used to recognise you when you return to our site. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

Some of the cookies are placed by Canada Powered by Women or Chaordix in partnership with Canada Powered by Women (commonly referred to as “first-party cookies”). All first-party cookies on the Canada Powered by Women community will expire no later than 2 years after your session, although some first-party cookies may expire sooner (e.g., when you complete your session).

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The Canada Powered by Women community may also incorporate content and services from other providers who, in turn, may use cookies and active components. Canada Powered by Women has no influence on the processing of personal data by these providers. These third parties may place cookies (commonly be referred to as “third-party cookies”) on your computer when you click on their links, their social sharing plugins, or otherwise use their services on the Canada Powered by Women community, and Canada Powered by Women has no influence on the behavior or expiration of these cookies. Third parties who place links on this site have their own privacy policies regarding their collection and use of your personally identifiable information. To understand the privacy practices of these third parties, including, without limitation, the expiration of any of the third-party cookies they may place, please review the privacy policies and/or cookie policies that are posted on these third-party websites.

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