Respecting and protecting your privacy is of utmost importance to No Wasted Lives.

This privacy statement outlines our policy concerning the gathering and sharing of visitors’ information- the basis on which any personal data will be collected, processed and stored. By visiting the ‘No Wasted Lives’ website, you are accepting the practices described in this policy.

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is No Wasted Lives, housed at Action Against Hunger UK, based in London, contactable at info@nowastedlives.org.

 

There are two ways we collect your personal data:

1)      Data collected through cookies when you use the site nowastedlives.org.

2)      Personal data that you provide to us.

The below provides information about how each of these are handled.

 

1)      By using the site we may collect and analyse the following data:

General browsing information including IP (internet protocol) address, domain name, browser type, operating system and information such as the website that referred you to us, the files you downloaded, and the pages you visit.

What happens to this information?

The information gathered during general browsing of our website is used to analyse trends and usage of the site and to improve its usefulness.

Our site uses cookies[1]. You can, if you wish, deactivate cookies within your browser. This could, however, impact on performance.

We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to our partners and sponsors but we may provide them with aggregate information about our users (such as numbers of users per country or users interest breakdown).

 

2)      Additional information that you provide:

  •  This includes all information that you provide by filling in the forms on www.nowastedlives.org (our site). This includes information provided on the landing page (your type of work and what country you are interested in); sending comments/ feedback or requesting further services and signing up the newsletter with your email address. We may also ask you for information if you report a problem with our site.
  •  If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
  • We may also ask you to complete surveys that we use for research and auditing purposes, although you do not have to respond to these.

What happens to the personal information you provide us?

Providing personal information on our website is optional. If you choose not to provide personal information, you can still browse and use our site. 

Data you have provided may be used to send out newsletters, to notify you of changes and to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.  The data will be used exclusively for the declared purposes. Any other use will always be dependent on your consent being obtained again.

You are entitled to enquire about your personal data, to have the data corrected if necessary, and to demand that the data be erased. The data will then be erased. The consent given to use personal data can also be revoked at any time.

We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to our partners and sponsors unless specifically stated, but we may provide them with aggregate information about our users (such as numbers of users per country or users interest breakdown). ‘No Wasted Lives’ uses appropriate technical and organisational measures to secure your data against unintentional or intentional falsification, destruction, loss or access by unauthorised persons. Access to your personal data is restricted to the ‘No Wasted Lives’ staff who need to process the data for the above-mentioned purpose, and who will handle the information you provide in a proper and confidential manner.

There may be rare circumstances under which we may disclose your personal information to third parties. If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms and conditions or to protect the rights, property or safety of our website and users. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection. 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site, any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try and prevent unauthorised access.

 

Links to other sites

Our site may from time to time contain links to and from the websites of third parties. If you follow a link to any of these website, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

 

Jurisdiction and applicable law

The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site although we reserve the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.

 

Notification of changes

Changes to this privacy policy will be posted here.

 

Contact

For questions or queries regarding this privacy policy, please contact info@nowastedlives.org

 

 

[1] cookies: a Cookie is a small amount of data that is sent from the web server to your browser.  It is normally used to assign a unique identification to your computer and securely store information such as user IDs, passwords, preferences, and online profiles.  It is stored on the hard drive of your computer.  You can choose not to have cookies delivered by the No Wasted Lives site by changing your browser settings. To protect your privacy, your browser only allows a web site to access the cookies it has already sent you, not the cookies sent by other sites.