Effective as of 9 August, 2022
What information do we collect; the purpose of collection and use
1 – Contact Information
We now or in the future may collect contact information on our Site from visitors who wish to obtain general information, information on investments, subscribe to our email alerts or contact us in relation to other commercial issues. Contact information is provided and collected via browser forms and may include first name, last name, e-mail address, job title, name of the organisation, country, state/region and telephone numbers (mobile and/or landline), and other information necessary for us to properly respond. This contact information is used by us to contact our Site visitors, and to compile and deliver our response.
2 – Google Analytics
Like most organisations, we rely on automatic data collection technology (Google Analytics) when you visit our Site. Google Analytics may use tracking technologies, such as but not limited to cookies to collect information on our behalf such as your IP address, internet service provider, browser type, operating system and language, referring and exit pages and URLs, date and time, amount of time spent on particular pages, what sections of the Site you visit, number of links you click while on the Site, search terms, and other data.
3 – Cookies
Cookies are small packets of data that a website stores on your computer’s hard drive so that your computer will “remember” information about your visits to our Site and other sites as described under “Google Analytics”, above. If you do not want us, Google Analytics or the Site to place a cookie on your hard drive, you may be able to turn that feature off on your device. Please consult your internet browser’s documentation for information on how to do this, such as by using your browser in private mode to block cookies. However, if you decide not to accept cookies from our Site, the Site may not function properly.
4 – Aggregate Data
In an ongoing effort to better understand our users and the Site, we might analyse your information in aggregate form to operate, maintain, manage and improve the Site. This aggregate data does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, licensees and other contractors within and outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). We may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe the Site to current and prospective licensees and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
5 – Additional Uses
6 – Involvement of third parties on processing personal data
Like many foundations, we hire third-party companies to perform certain marketing and research related services. The types of companies that now or in the future may process personal data and their functions are: direct marketing assistance, data storage, hosting services, disaster recovery services, sales support and translation services.
7 – Opt-In to Onward Transfers
We will not disclose your personal information to any third party, with the exception of the entities mentioned in Article 6, without first obtaining your opt-in consent unless obliged by applicable law. You may, at any time, withdraw your granted consent by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or using this Site’s contact form.
In each instance, please allow us a reasonable time to process your response.
8 – Business Transfers
9 – Disclosure to Public Authorities
We are required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities. We may also disclose personal data to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or required by law or regulations.
10 – Access to personal data
Upon request to email@example.com, we will provide you with confirmation as to whether we are processing your personal data, and have this information communicated to you within a reasonable time. We may require payment of a fee to pay for our expenses in providing you with such information, in exceptional circumstances, provided that you have been informed of this requirement prior to the provision of the information.
11 – Accuracy of personal data
12 – Retention of personal data
13 – How we protect your personal data
14 – Children
15 – Links to External Sites
16 – Important Notice For Residents of the European Economic Area and Switzerland
The Foundation commits to resolve, with due diligence, complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal data.
Should you not be satisfied with the way the Foundation handles your personal data, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
18 – How to Contact Us