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Copyright/Permission to Reproduce
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The material on this site is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations
and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information
source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without
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whole and by any means, without charge or further permission from the Canada 150
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- the Canada 150 Research Chairs Program be identified as the source department; and
- the reproduction is not represented as an official version of the materials reproduced,
nor as having been made, in affiliation with or with the endorsement of the Canada
150 Research Chairs Program.
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Some of the materials and graphical elements found on Government of Canada websites
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of sites that are jointly operated by a Government of Canada institution and an
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restrictions on the reproduction of materials or graphical elements may apply and
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The Canada 150 Research Chairs website provides links to various websites external
to the Government of Canada. The Canada 150 Research Chairs Program is not responsible
for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information contained on external
sites. All reasonable efforts have been made to confirm the accuracy of external
hyperlinks as of the updated date available on all Canada 150 Research Chairs web
pages. Please be aware that hyperlinks do change from time to time and, in some
cases, those changes may not be reflected immediately. If you encounter broken links,
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This privacy notice summarizes the privacy practices for the program’s online
All personal information collected by this agency is governed by the Privacy Act. This means that you will be informed of
the purpose for which your personal information is being collected and how to exercise
your right of access to that information.
The Canada 150 Research Chairs website does not automatically gather any specific
personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address.
We would only obtain this type of information if you supply it by sending us an
e-mail or by registering/applying in a secure portion of the site.
The Canada 150 Research Chairs Program employs software programs to monitor network
traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise
cause damage. This software receives and records the Internet Protocol (IP) address
of the computer that has contacted our website, the date and time of the visit and
the pages visited. We make no attempt to link these addresses with the identity
of individuals visiting our site unless an attempt to damage the site has been detected.
use this site or to determine sites previously visited. A cookie is a small text
file placed on a user’s hard drive by a website to allow monitoring of the
The information recorded in the cookie cannot be used to identify individuals.
The program's employees use information on individual visitors when they need to
know the information in order to respond to your request or to ensure the security
of this system. We only share the information you give us with another government
department if your inquiry relates to that department. We do not use the information
to create individually identifiable profiles, nor do we disclose this information
to anyone outside the federal government.
Questions or comments regarding this policy, or the administration of the Privacy
Act in the Canada 150 Research Chairs Program may be directed by phone
at 613-992-1058 or email ATIP-AIPRP@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca.
If you are not satisfied with our response to your privacy concern, you may wish
to contact the Office of the Privacy
Web analytics is the collection, analysis, measurement and reporting of data about
web traffic and visits for purposes of understanding and optimizing web usage. Information
in digital markers may be used for the purpose of web analytics to remember your
online interactions with the Canada 150 Research Chairs website.
The Canada 150 Research Chairs Program uses Google Analytics to improve its web-site.
When your computer requests a web page, our institution collects the following types
of information for analytics:
- the originating IP address
- the date and time of the request
- the type of browser used
- the page(s) visited
Your IP address is anonymized prior to being stored on the service provider’s
servers in order to help safeguard your privacy. The information collected is de-personalized.
For more information on how your privacy is safeguarded in relation to web analytics,
Standard on Privacy and Web Analytics.
Official Languages Notice
The Canada 150 Research Chairs website respects the Official Languages Act and is committed to ensuring
all information on this site is available in both French and English. However, users
should be aware that some information from external sources is available as a courtesy
and will only be available in the language in which it was provided. Some hyperlinks
direct users to sites of organizations or other entities that are not subject to
the Official Languages Act. Information provided in a language other than
English or French is only for the convenience of our visitors.
Links to websites not under the control of the Government of Canada, are provided
solely for the convenience of our website visitors. The Canada 150 Research Chairs
Program is not responsible for the accuracy, currency or reliability of the content
of such websites. The Government of Canada does not offer any guarantee in that
regard and is not responsible for the information found through these links, nor
does it endorse the sites and their content.
Visitors should also be aware that information offered by non-Government of Canada
sites to which this website links is not subject to the Privacy Act or the Official Languages Act and may not be accessible
to persons with disabilities. The information offered may be available only in the
language(s) used by the sites in question. With respect to privacy, visitors should
research the privacy policies of these non-government websites before providing
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as defined in the Standard on Web Accessibility and the Standard on Optimizing Websites and Applications for Mobile Devices.
In the event of difficulty using our web pages, applications or device-based mobile
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The Canada 150 Research Chairs Program has included some accessibility features
on the website for the benefit of individuals using assistive technology.
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