Organized by ARAISA and the Société Nationale de l’Acadie (SNA) the Cybersecurity and Data Protection webinars aim to raise awareness of privacy and data security principles, focusing on safeguarding client information and complying with provincial privacy laws.


ARAISA and the SNA thank all participants for having joined us in the two-part webinar on Cybersecurity & Data Protection in the Settlement and Integration sector. The webinar, funded by IRCC, was delivered by CIRA. The following topics were covered:

Part 1

  • Introduction to Cybersecurity Principles: best practices for secure online behavior and recognizing and mitigating common cyber threats. 
  • Training on Data in the Sector: understanding the types of data handled in the settlement and integration sector. 
  • Techniques for securing sensitive information and highlighting the consequences of data breaches. 


      Part 2


    • Legal Frameworks for Digital Security and Privacy in the Atlantic regions: an overview of the legal landscape, presentation of differences in provincial privacy laws, and the legal responsibilities of organizations and individuals.   


  • Organizational and Institutional Policies: how to develop and implement data security policies, integrate data security into existing organizational frameworks, and establish protocols for incident response and reporting.