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Privacy Policy

Information on creeculturalinstitute.ca has been posted with the intent that it be readily available for non-commercial, personal use only. Personal users may download, copy and share material under the following conditions:

  • material must not be modified
  • any associated copyright or other proprietary notices must be retained
  • user must acknowledge the sources of the material. The source of citations should include the URL creeculturalinstitute.ca.
  • users must adhere to any additional terms and restrictions that may appear on individual pages of the website.

All other uses are prohibited without the express written authorization of the Institute or the copyright owner, including reproductions of any kind in any medium and redistribution in any manner for commercial use*, including commercial publication or for personal gain.

Definition of Commercial Use

Institute material used in a product produced by a commercial or by a non-profit entity for profit-making, income-generating purposes, commercial purposes, or, a product produced and distributed free of charge, at the cost, or at a minimal charge generally by a non-profit organization.


Names, titles, trademarks, service marks, and logos that appear on creeculturalinstitute.ca are registered to the Institute and/or third parties. These trademarks shall not be used without prior written permission.


Every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information on creeculturalinstitute.ca. Material is provided “as is” without warranties (whether expressed or implied) of its correctness or completeness. By using the creeculturalinstitute.ca website, the user represents and warrants that the use will be consistent with these Terms and Conditions. The user agrees to indemnify, defend and hold the Institute harmless from all claims, causes of action, allegations, costs, expenses, fees, judgements, liabilities, losses, and damages arising from or relating to the use of creeculturalinstitute.ca or the downloading of any material from creeculturalinstitute.ca.

Copyright Complaints

Forward any complaints about, or objections to, material posted on creeculturalinstitute.ca, if not properly credited or posted without permission, to the main office: info@creeculturalinstitute.ca. 
Terms and Conditions of Use may be changed without notice. Please review them regularly. Use of creeculturalinstitute.ca after a change has been made acknowledges the user’s acceptance of the change.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions and any amendments or revisions shall be governed by applicable Canadian federal law and the laws of the Province of Quebec. Any case, controversy, suit, action, or proceeding arising out of, in connection with, or related to these Terms and Conditions shall be brought into the appropriate federal court.

If any Terms and Conditions of Use should be determined to be illegal, invalid, or otherwise unenforceable, it shall be deemed deleted and the remaining Terms and Conditions of Use shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.

Privacy Policy

Aanischaaukamikw, the Cree Cultural Institute (ACCI), is committed to protecting the privacy of people whose personal information is held by the ACCI through responsible information management practices. All personal information provided to the ACCI is collected, used and disclosed in accordance with the Personal Information Protection of Privacy Act and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA).

If you have any questions about the protection of your privacy, or for general information regarding the FOIPPA, please contact the ACCI office.