Privacy Policy

Donor Information

When you donate to The Canadian Organization for Democratic Elections, Inc. either online, or by postal mail or wire transfer we collect and store personal information from you such as name, address, telephone number, and email address for the purposes of processing your donation and keeping you informed about how your support is making a difference in new and emerging democracies around the world.


We use one or more third party financial institutions to process credit card and electronic funds transfer donations. They receive your credit card and bank information to process these donations in a secure environment, but it is not stored by The Canadian Organization for Democratic Elections.

Sharing Your Personal Information

The Canadian Organization for Democratic Elections, Inc. reserves the right to disclose specific information when we determine that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law or to protect the interests or safety of The Canadian Organization for Democratic Elections, Inc., our donors, our visitors, or others.

The Canadian Organization for Democratic Elections, Inc. does not rent or exchange donor personal information.

Communication Preferences

The Canadian Organization for Democratic Elections, Inc. may contact donors through direct mail or email.  Any donor may request that we do not contact them.

Contact Us

If you have questions or comments about our donor privacy statement, please send an email to info@code-canada.org or call at (613) 552-3628.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

The Canadian Organization for Democratic Elections, Inc. reserves the right to revise this Privacy Statement. When we do, we will note the last update at the bottom of this page.

April 15, 2017