Last Updated: 9 December 2015
1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
The Website collects several types of information about visitors and/or users. Information may either be collected directly when you provide it to us or automatically as you navigate through the Website.
(a) Personally Identifiable Information. “Personally Identifiable Information” refers to information by which you may be personally identified, such as your name or email address. We will collect and process such data about you if you register or create an account, subscribe to a newsletter, submit feedback, fill out a survey, or send us a communication. You may also provide information to be published or displayed (“posted”) on public areas of the Website (such as blogs, forums, message boards, and the like), or transmitted to other users of the Website using ‘sharing’ features (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted and transmitted to others at your own risk. We cannot control the actions of other users of the Websites with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions.
We may also collect your Internet Protocol (‘IP’) address. We use your IP address to diagnose problems with our servers, software, to administer our Website and to gather demographic information.
We do not collect more Personally Identifiable Information than is reasonably necessary to participate in an activity on the Website.
(b) Non-Personally Identifiable Information. We may collect certain Non-Personally Identifiable Information that does not by itself identify a specific individual. Such information tells us about your equipment, browsing actions, the resources that you access and use through the Website, your operating system and browser type. The information that we collect automatically is “statistical” in nature. It helps us to deliver a better and more personalized service to users, by enabling us to estimate usage patterns and customize the Website according to your individual preferences.
2. WHERE WE STORE DATA
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, or processed at, a country whose laws have not been recognized as ensuring adequate safeguards for the protection of personal data by the European Commission or Switzerland. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.
3. HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
The Global Fund will analyze browsing patterns and usage trends of Website visitors and users with the general information collected. The Global Fund reserves the right to use personal information in order to tailor the Website to your specific needs, offer information that may be of interest to you, for analysis and other institutional purposes.
4. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We do not sell, trade, rent or disclose your information to others, except as provided herein:
(b) We may provide Non-Personally Identifiable Information about your usage patterns, and related Website information to our third-party providers.
5. DATA SECURITY
All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers.
Where access to or use of the Website by you is available only through a registered account, associated with a username and password selected by you, we recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone, that you change your password often using a combination of letters and numbers, and that you ensure you use a secure web browser. We cannot be held accountable for activity that results from your own neglect to safeguard the secrecy of your password and user name. If you share a computer with anyone, you should always log out of your account after you are finished, in order to prevent access to your information from subsequent users of that computer. Please notify us as soon as possible if your user name or password is compromised.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet, which are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Website cannot be guaranteed and we shall have no liability to you or any third party for loss, misuse, disclosure or alteration of such information; and (c) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.
In the unlikely event that we believe that the security of your Personally Identifiable Information in our control may have been compromised, we will notify you as promptly as possible under the circumstances. To the extent we have your e-mail address, we may notify you by e-mail and you consent to our use of e-mail as a means of such notification.
The Website automatically collects non-personally-identifiable information using cookies to monitor your usage patterns and information. Examples of the collected information include: (i) domain names, (ii) time and date stamps, (iii) IP addresses, browser types or operating systems, (iv) pages that you view and the links used to arrive at the pages, (v) domain names of other websites that linked to our site, (vi) our site landing pages and (vii) other general demographic information.
We will analyse browsing patterns and usage trends of visits of our site with the information collected through cookies.
7. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEB SITES
9. USER CONTRIBUTIONS
If you choose to disclose Personally Identifiable Information on communities, message boards, forums, and the like, which may be accessible via the Website, you should be aware that such information, along with any information disclosed in your communication, can be collected and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages from third parties. You acknowledge and accept that any submissions to chat rooms or other public areas on the Website are accessible to all third parties. If you do not want yours comments to be viewed by third parties, you are advised not to make any submissions. Ultimately, you are solely responsible for all activity conducted by you via communities, forums, message boards, chat rooms, etc. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online.
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